Top 10 Surprisingly Good Games

This list is about the games, that at the time of their release you could'nt have known they became so great!

The Top TenXW

1Batman: Arkham Asylum

Probably one of the few movie licensed games that don't suck and everybody expected it to suck! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

Game has a sweet storyline and amazing graphics I would definitely play it over and over again.

2Kingdom Hearts

How would've thought that a Disney, Square Enix Crossover would become one of my all-time favorite video game series? - CastlevaniaFanboy128

Have never played this in my life I'm glad to hear that it's good -BuzzKiller123

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3Xenoblade Chronicles

This JRPG is so awesome and still it was so surprising how good it was! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

4Grand Theft Auto III

Hard but good game! This game even began the legend of Grand Theft Auto series. - Delgia2k

Well, I adore Vice City and San Andreas much more and the first two games were good, but DAIM!
How could you expect this game to become that great! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

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5Demon's Souls

Came right out of nowhere and spawned the brutally difficult and fun Souls series! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

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6Halo: Combat Evolved
8Star Fox Adventures

Don't let the Star Fox 64 elitists discourage you from playing this.

True Star Fox fans play Adventures.

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9Rocket League
10Metroid Prime

Oh no, it's a shooter!
Well, it's the fan-favorite of the Metroid fanbase now! Did'nt see that coming! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

The Contenders

11The Last of Us
12Red Steel 2

After the abyssmal release of Red Steel nobody could've expected such a fun game! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

13The Legend of Zelda: The Wind WakerV1 Comment
14Gunstar Heroes
15Kid Icarus: Uprising

After all those years they finally released a new Kid Icarus! And would'nt you know, it was awesome! - CastlevaniaFanboy128


Minecraft is the best game I've ever played! Besides,half of the world has Minecaft,making it the most popular game!

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18PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale

Should have been called PlayStation smash bros - JohnRVD420

19Another Metroid 2 Remake
20Valkyria Chronicles 2

The first installment was surprising too, but the fact they put it on the PSP nade it just more surprising! - CastlevaniaFanboy128

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List StatsUpdated 9 Dec 2016

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Top Remixes

1. Batman: Arkham Asylum
2. Xenoblade Chronicles
3. Kingdom Hearts



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