Dreamcast multiplayer / party games?

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Post by Captain Tokyo » Sat Aug 05, 2006 10:34 am

what are the best 3-4 player dreamcast games?
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Post by Prophet][ » Sat Aug 05, 2006 10:58 am

chu chu rocket
Le Mans 24 hour
NFL Blitz
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Post by Dreamcast ? » Sat Aug 05, 2006 11:22 am

I'd have to say pretty much every game that supports more than one player. I don't think the Dreamcast has one multiplayer game that I've played and thought "this is terrible."

Not really the answer you're looking for, but you really can't go wrong with whatever you choose.
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Post by Smurph » Sat Aug 05, 2006 11:26 am

Dreamcast ? wrote:I'd have to say pretty much every game that supports more than one player. I don't think the Dreamcast has one multiplayer game that I've played and thought "this is terrible."
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Post by DCFreak07 » Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:32 pm

Sonic Shuffle. It's like Mario Party with Sonic characters.
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Post by Captain Tokyo » Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:43 pm

DCFreak07 wrote:Sonic Shuffle. It's like Mario Party with Sonic characters.
gamespot gives it 4.5/10

sounds awful tbh. :/
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Post by Bertrude » Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:44 pm

For 3 to 4 players, Powerstone 2 is very good fun and doubles at Virtua Tennis 1 or 2 is good too.

Toy Commander is great and both Dead Or Alive 2 and Marvel Vs Capcom allow tag team fighting.

I was also going to suggest some driving games like Wacky Races or San Francisco Rush but I have bad memories of the framerate being pretty poor (for Wacky Races anyway). As mentioned above Le Mans 24hrs is a very good game.

Quake III is great, unless you have a small telly and the Worms games are good for 4 people due to it being turn based.

For party mayhem though, I think Chu Chu Rocket is the best.

There's always football games too, of which I'd say UEFA Dream Soccer is probably the best (but by no means anywhere near as good as Pro Evo :(

Theres a list of 4 player games over at DC Emu: http://www.dcemu.co.uk/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=14408

Hope it helps.
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Post by Christuserloeser » Sat Aug 05, 2006 12:57 pm

There was a list we've compiled a little while back:
http://www.dcemulation.org/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=72475

I reposted the final version over at DCEmu UK:
http://www.dcemu.co.uk/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=14408

...and DCEvolution.net:
http://dreamzoneboards.com/cgi-bin/YaBB ... 1133083791
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Post by DeeMON » Sat Aug 05, 2006 4:40 pm

4x4 Evo is fun online, and since is a crossplatform game you'll always have someone online even though the game is old.
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Post by Mark30001 » Sat Aug 05, 2006 5:21 pm

Captain Tokyo wrote:
DCFreak07 wrote:Sonic Shuffle. It's like Mario Party with Sonic characters.
gamespot gives it 4.5/10

sounds awful tbh. :/
I've played it a few and didn't really enjoy it. :|

I would definately recommend NFL Blitz 2000 and Rush 2049!
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Post by Skynet » Sat Aug 05, 2006 8:44 pm

Worms, definately! Just don't use the concrete donkey or the armageddon.

Chu-Chu rocket.

Quake3 and Unreal tournament.

NBA Showtime.
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Post by SeGaFrEaK NL » Sun Aug 06, 2006 6:58 am

We had the most fun with;

Toy Commander
Red Dog
Gauntlet legends
Outtrigger
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Post by Cid Highwind » Sun Aug 06, 2006 3:47 pm

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Post by APE » Sun Aug 06, 2006 4:04 pm

Captain Tokyo wrote:
DCFreak07 wrote:Sonic Shuffle. It's like Mario Party with Sonic characters.
gamespot gives it 4.5/10

sounds awful tbh. :/
It's really not that bad. It's mainly because there isn't a mario that people don't want to touch it. Get 3 buddies and a case of beer and you'll have tons of fun.
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Post by Juan » Sun Aug 06, 2006 4:25 pm

APE wrote:
Captain Tokyo wrote:
DCFreak07 wrote:Sonic Shuffle. It's like Mario Party with Sonic characters.
gamespot gives it 4.5/10

sounds awful tbh. :/
It's really not that bad. It's mainly because there isn't a mario that people don't want to touch it. Get 3 buddies and a case of beer and you'll have tons of fun.
Loading in party games = fail
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Post by stagg » Sun Aug 06, 2006 4:35 pm

Juan wrote:
APE wrote:
Captain Tokyo wrote:
DCFreak07 wrote:Sonic Shuffle. It's like Mario Party with Sonic characters.
gamespot gives it 4.5/10

sounds awful tbh. :/
It's really not that bad. It's mainly because there isn't a mario that people don't want to touch it. Get 3 buddies and a case of beer and you'll have tons of fun.
Loading in party games = fail
Seriously, I was looking forword to playing that game, and it sucked.
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Post by Sultan of Saturn » Sun Aug 06, 2006 6:15 pm

Did everyone forget about Ooga Booga? That game is fun...especially the rhino soccer game.
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Post by Cid Highwind » Wed Aug 09, 2006 3:47 pm

Ooga Booga is definately a fun game.
APE wrote:It's really not that bad. It's mainly because there isn't a mario that people don't want to touch it. Get 3 buddies and a case of beer and you'll have tons of fun.
You need a game like that to entertain your friends? Mine are pleased with the beer alone :P
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Post by cube_b3 » Thu Aug 10, 2006 1:48 am

Christuserloeser wrote:There was a list we've compiled a little while back:
http://www.dcemulation.org/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=72475

I reposted the final version over at DCEmu UK:
http://www.dcemu.co.uk/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=14408

...and DCEvolution.net:
http://dreamzoneboards.com/cgi-bin/YaBB ... 1133083791

And now you would repost on DCS.
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Post by drunkensailor » Tue Aug 15, 2006 8:44 am

since I own pretty much all dreamcast games I can say these are by far the best (4player) multiplayer games:

rush 2049
virtua athlete 2k
virtua tennis 2
propellor arena
toy commander
ooga booga
powerstone 2
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