DeS: FaZe Clan sued by FAZE Apparel for trademark infringement
dark        
Charles blog header photo
Charles's c-blog
Fronts 2Posts 76Blogs 13Following 0Followers 10


 
 

LONG BLOG

Your all-time favourite game.

   0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What is your all-time favourite game? Why was it great?
 
This is a really difficult question, but for me it would have to be Pokemon Red, not just because it was an epic game, but because it had a big impact on my life.
 
Firstly, it awakened my spirit for adventure. As I played through Pokemon Red, I found that more and more I wanted to "travel across the land", in both in my imagination and in the real world, to explore new places just as I was doing in the game. This set the stage for many of my future journeys in life, and where I am now (as you may know, I moved across the world to start a business in another country). I can certainly attribute some of this "adventurer's spirit" to my experiences with Pokemon Red, as well as my further (NUMEROUS) interactions with the series.
 
Secondly, I was really shy when I was young, but Pokemon Red helped me build social skills. If you want to be good at the video games or cards games, it's vital to talk with other people to exchange information and Pokemon, and to battle. And so, because of my love for the game, I was forced not only to start interacting with people to complete my Pokedex, but also to gain confidence in stressful interpersonal situations once I took the next step to get into video game battles, and later, tournaments in the card game scene.
 
Many games could have taken this spot based on their quality alone, but Pokemon Red will forever sit in my #1 spot for the ways it changed and inspired me.
 
So, how about you? What's your favourite game?!
 
PS: Here I am today, still invested in the Pokemon series, making videos about it, and enjoying the social interactions it encourages across places and cultures. Thank you, Pokemon! ~8]
 
Login to vote this up!

LOOK WHO CAME:


Charles   
Boxman214   34
Luckrequired   27
On Air Fish   27
Dan Roemer   15
dephoenix   14
BigDoniel   12
Charles   10
Dango   1


 
 

  0 COMMENTS

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.



 Login with Twitter

 Login with Dtoid

Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!

 

About Charlesone of us since 5:19 PM on 10.20.2008

Japanese YouTube
charlesTALK
My Japanese channel.
(lifestyle-focused with English subs)

English YouTube
charusharu
My English channel.
(games & anime-focused)


Articles on Destructoid
- Genji: Fact, Fiction & the Reality of the Samurai
- All It Takes Is A Name
- I'm Afraid of the Moon