A lot of the replies to this thread so far seem to about what DOESNT make a good game. I know (as someone pointed out) that literally making a game from the elements I listed above wouldnt necessarily produce the 'perfect game'. I just wanted to share what my favourite elements are from my fave games, and to get an idea of what yours are and why.
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