Most Important Video Games to the Video Game Industry
The Top Ten
Without Super Mario bros we never would have had Sonic the hedgehog there would be no Halo, Grand Theft Auto, Crash Bandicoot, The Legend of Zelda or all those great games that came after. - egnomac
Had this not been released, gaming would probably be pretty different today.
Hero of the video game crash of the 1983, this is sure important
This game saved the gaming industry so of course it's number 1! - MarioMaster101
Nothing is better than original
Why is this #4? This should be #3. - Kerbiman123
This game is very important to the video game industry as with out it there would be no esrb rating system - ExcaliberDG11
These games single handedly revived the 10 year old GameBoy handheld system and brought it back into popularity. If not for this game, handheld gaming would be very different today. - Xean45
Created the open world genre - Ale9991
While it may have contributed to the video game crash and ruined Atari's Reputation it did however allow Nintendo to introduce Mario and helped saved the video game industry so at least some good came out of it. - egnomac
My favorite game of all time!
It was a pretty big deal when it first came out - cjWriter1997
Started the character kart racing genre. - egnomac