Top 10 Awful Things that Otherwise Good Video Games Have Caused

The Top Ten

1 Making rabidly obsessive M-rated game fantards and intolerant haters of all of the other fighting game franchises a thing - Mortal Kombat
2 Making people automatically treat and label basically every non-Mario platformer as "wannabe" and "inferior" by comparison - Super Mario Bros.
3 The Great Animatronic Smut Movement Of 2014 - Five Nights At Freddy's
4 Causing full-blown eroticized brain-fetish fanfiction and fanart to exist in both its own universe and Parappa's, not even a terribly long time after Xander played it - Undertale
5 Completely linearizing Metroid and also serving as the main source of inspiration behind Other M - Metroid Fusion
6 Basically inventing furry foot fetishism and recolors as we know them today - Sonic The Hedgehog
7 Causing the absolutely insane Ocarina Of Time nostalgia-cultist fanboys to exist - The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time
8 Making at least 90%, if not 95% of the entire Parappa fandom sexually superglued to Lammy and also playing a shockingly huge part in creating inflation fetishism as we know it today - Um Jammer Lammy
9 Creating the "really feeling it" and "Reyn Time" memes - Xenoblade Chronicles
10 Creating easily the cheesiest and worst-delivered line of dialogue in gaming history with "I SHOULD HAVE BEEN THE ONE TO FILL YOUR DARK SOUL WITH LIGHT" - Devil May Cry

The Contenders

11 Introducing stupidly overpriced DLC to the Smash universe - Super Smash Bros. 4
12 Sonichu - Sonic The Hedgehog and Pokemon

Oh gosh

13 Making the Metroid series from its point onward ridiculously easy - Super Metroid

Actually, Metroid 1 and 2 (for the most part) were ridiculously easy too if you knew what you were doing - xandermartin98

14 Creating easily the second cheesiest and worst-delivered line of dialogue in gaming history with "WHAT AM I FIGHTING FOR" - Mega Man X4

Why zero. WHY

15 Turning Resident Evil into a generic action game - Resident Evil 4
16 Turning Final Fantasy into blatant anime bait - Final Fantasy VII
17 The removal of Wario's signature shoulder charge from his moveset - Super Smash Bros. 4
18 Introducing literal gameplay railroading to the Zelda universe - Spirit Tracks
19 Making the Sans fangirls on Youtube and Tumblr a thing - Undertale
20 An exponential increase in the amount of social-justice-warrior blogs on Tumblr - Undertale
21 Alphys X Amalgamates hentai - Undertale
22 3LameStudios' Youtube account - Five Nights At Freddy's
23 Theory Wars - Five Nights At Freddy's

Oh my gosh it never ends

24 Undertail - Undertale
25 Animatronic Fornicators - Five Nights at Freddy's
26 Bringing straight-up in-universe vore fetishism into the Mario franchise - Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
27 Introducing the incredibly clich├ęd dark/light world concept to Metroid, and executing it mediocrely at that - Metroid Prime 2: Echoes
28 Ironically setting a major gameplay standard for rhythm games at the time, despite being one of the most broken games in the genre - Parappa the Rapper
29 The (almost) death of the franchise due to how weak and watered-down it was compared to its predecessors - Parappa 2
30 Making the now-infamous Cloud/Sephiroth fangirls a thing - Final Fantasy VII
31 Flooding seemingly half of the entire Internet with fanart, parodies and alternate universes - Undertale
32 Flooding at least a third of the entire Internet with fetish fanart, recolors and memes - Sonic The Hedgehog
33 Flooding about a quarter of the entire Internet with memes, fan theories and corpse pron - Five Nights at Freddy's
34 "The only rhythm games worth playing" - Guitar Hero/Rock Band
35 Devin Moore Kills 3 Police Officers and Steals a Police Car, Later Arrested - Grand Theft Auto
36 Triggering the Waluigi Fanbase - Super Smash Bros Ultimate


37 Dr. Light Pronouncing Dr. Wily Dr. Wahwee - Mega Man 8

Mega Man 8 has terrible voice acting

38 Overshadowing Hollow Knight, a Far Better Game by Comparison - Cuphead
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