Go Back   www.tombraiderforums.com > Community Forums > Video-Games, Consoles and Related Discussions

Thread Tools
Old 02-08-10, 14:05   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: преисподняя
Posts: 18,779
Arrow Epic Game Moments

Have you ever had an epic moment whilst playing a game or playing on Xbox Live or PSN? Perhaps you executed a perfect stunt in a racing game or pulled a James Bond-like manoeuvre in Grand Theft Auto? Share your stories here!

My most epic game moment was whilst playing Grand Theft Auto IV on Xbox Live. I joined a GTA Race match in which all participants had to get from point A to point B first, by any means necessary. The match commenced and I was sprinting to get to a vehicle. Well, the game leader was ahead of me and noticed I was getting close to a car. He turns round and fires at me, killing me. I respawn and head for a car. He does it again and a third time after that before hopping into a Merit and speeding toward the finish line, while "talkin' smack" all the way there about how he's dominant, etc.

So I find myself a Sabre GT and follow him. The finish line is in Alderney, across a small body of water. According to my map, he got to the area and got out of his car, proceeding to swim across, go around a water silo and reach the finish line.

Now this is where I shone like the brightest star in the sky: what I did next was not planned. I didn't know it was going to happen. I saw the finish line and slammed on the gas. I thought it was a straight shot. Little did I know, there was a ramp that didn't properly render into view until I got close. I hit the ramp and the Sabre GT launched over the body of water and hit the finish line, just a moment before the game leader got there, winning the match for myself !

So as we all returned to the game lobby, the game leader was once again "talkin' smack" so I cranked up the volume of my microphone and let him have it - I told him that that was what he gets for playing dirty and that slow and steady always wins the race. He got mad and ended up leaving the game, and probably gave my account a bad rating just because he was annoyed. But I don't care. I had my moment and I'll never forget it .
Catracoth is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-10, 14:21   #2
Tomb Raider
Paddy's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Australia
Posts: 24,236

One of my most epic moments was blasting my best mate midair with a rocket launcher in Unreal Tournament lol noone else had been able to kill him except for me.

Pwning someone in Call of Duty World at War online, hitting him in the head with a freakish shot from the rocket launcher was awesome. ****wit kept accusing me of cheating like a lot do on Xbox live.
Paddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-10, 14:24   #3
Tomb Raider
trlestew's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 13,177

Uncharted 2 MP, so many epic "lawlz, you just got pwned" moments =D
Mostly massive kill streaks, and shutting those trash talkers on the mic up
Coffee is knowledge.
trlestew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-10, 14:25   #4
Tomb Raider
michaeldt's Avatar
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Australia, WA
Posts: 16,104

I haz a video of my most epic moment in Uncharted 2
"I keep touching things that i shouldn't, I can't help it" - atlanta73, 2014
michaeldt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-10, 15:46   #5
Junior Member
Jo269976's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Fortune City.
Posts: 8,120

Jo269976 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-10, 21:05   #6
Relic Hunter
ggctuk's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: England
Posts: 8,664

Hmm... pwning somebody with a bazooka while I was armed with an M1 Garand and then a pistol (I ran out of ammo) (headshot from afar, BTW) in Medal of Honor Heroes
Current projects: Zootopia Futures Past, Battle Of The Kings, Battlefront Legacy
ggctuk is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-10, 21:26   #7
larson n natla
Relic Hunter
larson n natla's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: England
Posts: 7,888

Pretty sure in Gta 4 while playing cops n crooks, as the Crooks I was the last remaining member apart from the boss, he was cornered by the Cops who were walking towards him slowly taunting him. As they began to move in I was desperatly bombing along a bridge toward their position on the map on a motorbike, as I am going I hit an unrendered car. Instead of flying off into the water the bike flew over the side of the bridge and as my friend shouted
"I'm a dead man" the motorbike landed on top on one of the 'cops' crushing him and then hit the other knocking him over giving me enough time to aim and shoot him before collecting the boss and dropped him at the safety point.

Exhillirating stuff!
Andrew Ryan: There's two ways to deal with mystery: uncover it, or eliminate it.
larson n natla is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-10, 21:34   #8
Tomb Raider
jarekhanzelka's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Bosch HMT 35M653
Posts: 14,226

Final boss battle of Advent Rising.
Your whole life has led up to you reading this.
jarekhanzelka is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-10, 21:40   #9
Saphyre's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: UK, South Yorkshire Gender: Male
Posts: 1,752

This probably isn't so amazing to most who have played this game, but it is to me.

In Resi 5 I managed to complete the Savannah mission on Veteran mode. Basically you're on the back of a truck and you've got to shoot the bad guys as they try to annihilate the truck you're riding on.

I was so scared about that level since a few of people said that bit was so hard for them. Having such low confidence in my ability and thinking I suck at gaming, I thought if they couldn't do it then there was no way I could. Didn't think I'd be able to do it even on amateur mode never mind veteran!
Saphyre is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-10, 21:41   #10
Tomb Raider
[Xmas]'s Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: BeyHive™
Posts: 12,187

Catracoth, your story sounds like some gaming movie
[Xmas] is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT. The time now is 07:26.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.