Top 10 Saddest Video Game Moments

As the name says the saddest moments in video game history. (Spoiler Alert) Maybe giving away the ending to some video games.
The Top Ten
1 The Ending - The Walking Dead
2 Sephiroth Kills Aerith - Final Fantasy VII
3 Dominic's Wife Dies - Gears of War 2
4 The Ending - Red Dead Redemption
5 Dominic's Sacrifice - Gears of War 3

Dom was still unhappy about the death of his wife, which he tragically killed in Gears 2. He visits the hometown of Maria (his wife) and then his friends are surrounded with Lambent and Locust. While still depressed from the death of his wife, he rams a tanker into a group of fuel tanks, while saving his friends, Dom tragically perishes.

6 The Ending - Shadow of the Colossus

Shadow of the Colossus has to be one of the most messed up games in history. In order to bring back his dead loved one, Wander has to kill a bunch of giant Colossi for reasons never quite explained. He manages to bring her back but at a heavy cost.

7 The Good Ending - Bioshock
8 Issac Clark Learns the Truth About Nicole - Dead Space
9 Piers Nivan's Sacrifice - Resident Evil 6
10 Little Mac Retires - Punch-Out Wii

After losing the third match in Mac's Last Stand mode, the game shows this scene with Doc Louis walking through Little Mac's wing, highlighting all of his matches and the sad music made it really effective as it ends with Doc saying, Good job kid, good job, as he walks away.

The Contenders
11 The Ending - Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Explorers of Sky

Should be way higher, like number one. All that trouble you, your partner, and Grovyle have been through just to save the world. Three Pokémon enter the hidden land together, only one makes it out.

Don't dismiss this as just another kid's game. Just listening to the music is enough to make people cry.

12 Hinawa's Death - Mother 3
13 Chao Crying - Sonic Adventure 2 Battle

Chao are just the most adorable things ever, so when they get hurt by either accident or abusive care, they either start crying or trembling with fear. Seeing something so cute get so upset is nothing short of heartbreaking. For this, I make sure never to mistreat my Chao.

You will feel absolutely horrible if you accidentally hurt a Chao.

14 Rosalina's Backstory - Super Mario Galaxy
15 Asriel's Redemption - Undertale

Why is this in the 28th spot? Why not 1st?

16 The Final Day - The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask
17 The Sans Boss Fight - Undertale
18 Claus's Attempted Suicide - Mother 3
19 Killing Toroko - Cave Story

Congratulations. You just killed the cutest character in the entire game.

20 Saying Goodbye to Your Partner - Pokemon Super Mystery Dungeon

This deserves to be higher! I had to choose between this and Eos's end.

Your partner, after hearing that the player character thinks that they are going to disappear, reveals that they are Mew and must leave. They begin to disappear to a song called "Time to Part Ways," and their last words are "Do me one last favor, and don't you cry!" The player character calls for them and then falls to their knees.

The even sadder bit is that Mew almost succumbs to the same fate in the post-game!

I was in tears after finding out the truth about my Fennekin pal Ellie. In real life, too.

21 Baby Metroid's Sacrifice - Super Metroid
22 F.L.U.D.D. Dies - Super Mario Sunshine

F.L.U.D.D. lived a wonderful life, so take her to a better place!

23 Egil's Death - Xenoblade Chronicles

Such an extremely emotional scene. The music and atmosphere both show how touching and sad this moment is.

24 Batman is Forced to Reveal His Identity - Batman: Arkham Knight

This is a very sad moment at the end of the Arkham Saga where Scarecrow has captured both Tim Drake the Robin and James Gordon the police commissioner and the only way to save them is for Batman to unmask himself and reveal to the world that he is Bruce Wayne.

25 Scarlett's Letter - Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door
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