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Your favorite main menus in video games.

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Borderlands series because Claptrap doing random shit in the back and time of day in a main menu was and is quite nice.


Posted a BL3 because the song is really great and heres another Jesper Kyd themed main menu, a classic, one of the best.

 

Arun1910

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For me AC Revelations...
The slower theme coming off the back of Brotherhood was a great contrast for many reasons.

It had a sadness to it, it was the last game with Ezio and Altair and wrapped up a nice 4 game arc.

 
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sainraja

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There hasn't been a game since Black that made shooting a gun feel so satisfying in both visuals and sound.
Destiny (2)!! I will have to look up Black though but I feel like Destiny has pretty good feeling and sounding guns.
 
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kiphalfton

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Oh yeah that was awesome! I got the game by the end of the PS3 era but never really played it past the prologue but i do remember that main menu!

Like everybody said, the RTS stuff sucked. If they had just stuck to a third person action RPG or whatever, it would have been fine... Double fine.

In regards to ops question, I'd say Kingdom Hearts.

 
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Jigsaah

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Devil Mar Cry Series is the first thing that comes to mind.
Others include:
Phantom Dust
Splinter Cell Series (They are all good)
Fallout 4
Final Fantasy 14
 

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sainraja

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I think Destiny's UI has been pretty good in terms of visual style anyway (but it is pretty easy to use as well.) I also like the Uncharted menus for 1, 2. I can't remember how the third one was but I remember thinking that whoever was doing their UI was no longer with them because it didn't feel like it was from the same person. The Last of Us and Uncharted 4 menu weren't bad but it wasn't as stylish as UC1/2.

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Someone else already posted this but it reminded me of it; Halo Reach menu was pretty good too.
 
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OG Resident Evil 96

NEW GAME
LOAD GAME


That's all you get! lol. Game means business. There actually an options menu while you're actually in the game, I think you gotta hit select and then start. Has some weird control options within.
 
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This was one of the first that came to mind. The feel of that game was something else for the time, and the title screen was perfect.
 
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My favourite would likely be Ridge Racer V's. It looks and animates slick and has a cool soundtrack playing to it. When I first fired it up about a year ago, I just kind of wanted to stay in the menu instead of racing.
 
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Metroid Prime is a given, Final Fantasy XII is a personal favorite, Melee is super iconic and Spec Ops: The Line won me over the moment there was an upside-down flag of the United States and the Star Sprangled Banner in a tenuous note. It's not the most fun game ever but it's super interesting and it's good to remember it.
 

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I can sit at Cyberpunks main menu forever. That theme song is INSANE.


I'd also post Dark Souls 3 if someone hadn't beaten me to it.
Then you press start and it goes to a .png background with a simple menu

The game in a nutshell: so many missed opportunities.
 

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Detroit Become Human with Chloe saying random stuff from time to time and diferent stuff as u advance in the game story.

 

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I've seen many channels dedicated to game music, game openings/intros, game endings, but not game menus, which should get more recognition. So I decided to take matters into my own hands and started making a channel dedicated to showcasing my favorite game menus. I haven't "launched" the channel yet and only have three videos so far, I still don't know I should really go for it or forget it. Feedback is appreciated.

 
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