Top 10 Highly Overrated Yet Highly Innovative Video Games


The Top Ten

1 Minecraft (Steam)

Although I dislike what it has become, I still think it was very innovative.

Not so innavotive, sandbox was real before minecraft.

Graphics: Straight out of the 80s
Sandbox: RCT, SimCity, ROBLOX, Sims
Online: ROBLOX
Zombie: Horror Movies
Custom Skins: ROBLOX
Swords: Sword Fights on the Heights (ROBLOX) - Maddox121

2 Final Fantasy VII (PS1)
3 Super Mario Bros. (NES)

When 64 sunshine and super mario maker witch you can create stuff from the smb nes style all 3 three games in my opinion are better - ikerevievs

I agree - bobbythebrony

4 Super Smash Bros. 4 (WiiU/3DS)

Still underrated compard to melee - ikerevievs

5 The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time (N64)

This video game is based on majora's mask bit with pokemon hoenn map and hoenn adventure

6 Super Smash Bros. Melee (GameCube)
7 Mortal Kombat (Arcade)
8 Overwatch (PC/PS4/XB1)
9 Pong (Atari)

Should be #1

10 BioShock (PS3/XBOX360)

The Contenders

11 Call Of Duty (XBOX)
12 Mario Kart 8 (WiiU)
13 Half-Life 2 (PC)
14 Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (GameCube)
15 Undertale (Steam)
16 Candy Crush (iOS/Android)

Candy crush isn't innovative it rips off bejeweled - ikerevievs

Mobile games themselves are overrated overwatch sold 30m copies pokemon go 1 billion downloads/copies - ikerevievs

17 Cuphead (PC/Xb1)
18 New Super Mario Bros. (DS)
19 Doom (PC)
20 Mega Man 2 (NES)
21 Mario Kart 64 (N64)
22 Cave Story (Steam)
23 Chrono Trigger (SNES)
24 Metroid Prime (GameCube)
25 Wii Sports (Wii)
26 Resident Evil 4 (GameCube)
27 Okami (PS2/GameCube)
28 Super Mario World (SNES)
29 Little Big Planet (PS3)
30 The Legend Of Zelda (NES)
31 Super Metroid (SNES)
32 Final Fantasy VI (SNES)
33 Conker's Bad Fur Day (N64)
34 Fallout 3 (PC)
35 Goldeneye 007 (N64)
36 F-Zero (SNES)
37 Xenoblade Chronicles (Wii)
38 Super Mario Kart (SNES)
39 Mother 3 (GBA)
40 Earthbound (SNES)
41 Five Nights At Freddy's (Steam)
42 Grand Theft Auto 3 (PS2)
43 Street Fighter 2 (Arcade)
44 Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)
45 Pac-Man (Arcade)
46 Donkey Kong (Arcade)
47 Resident Evil (PS1)
48 Half-Life (PC)
49 Halo 3 (XBOX360)
50 Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (PS2)
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Top Remixes

1. Super Smash Bros. 4 (WiiU/3DS)
2. Minecraft (Steam)
3. Temple Run (iOS/Android)
1. The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time (N64)
2. Final Fantasy VII (PS1)
3. Super Mario Bros. (NES)


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