No mention of Starcraft? Its probably the most famous game for a line involving nukes....
The explosion after killing the boss in Area 6 from Star Fox 64. Or, the explosion when getting the hard path on Macbeth. THAT was a big ka-boom
To quote the first page (missile command) "The fate of so many LIES in your hands"
So apparently our life was a lie and we were just defending lies in missile command?
Great top 8 though.
But it does need considerably less nukes and more other kinds of explosions.
Any explosion created by Torgue! weaponry. For those who don't know, Torgue is a weapon manufacturer in Borderlands 1 and 2, in 2 they only make weapons that shoot gyrojet bullets and stuff that makes other stuff explode.
"8 Memorable Nukes in Your Favorite Games"
There we go. A more fitting title. :)
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I don't know. Defaulting to every instance of a nuclear explosion in a game seems too easy. Too obvious.
But then again, there was this thing:
Though one of my personal favorites was this one: