Top Ten Most Overhyped Video Games of 2018DapperPickle These games got too much attention in 2018 than they deserve.
Keep in mind, these games don't have to necessarily come out in 2018, they just have to be very overhyped and they receive a lot more attention than they actually deserve. So let us proceed with the list.
The Top Ten
This game isn't actually that bad, but it isn't as good as everyone makes it out to be. I play it from time to time but there a plenty of other games I'd rather play - zombefied115
I guess it's decent. But really people only play this game because it's free. This game would have been dead AGES ago if it wasn't free. It's just Minecraft Hunger Games with guns and realistic graphics, how is it game of the year? It's super repetitive, the fan base is TERRIBLE, Ninja is a horrible influence on children, it's insanely rng based, it's unbalanced, you have to pay in order to get good skins, and overall it's just a broken mess.
Now, I don't think Fortnite is terrible, but it's far from the amazing game people make it out to be.
It is a good game for the dank memes and all but yeah it's really overrated and also people calling it the worst game ever haven't played paper mario sticker star or superman 64 - B1ueNew
Why are people saying that Sticker Star is a horrible game? If it wasn't to be compared with other games in the series, I'd say it's pretty good. - Marxcute19
It the best game in the woldV 35 Comments
You know it's going to be an authentic WWII experience when there's female British soldiers with prosthetics on the front line. And add some crippled black lesbian Soviet soldier into the mix perhaps. Battlefield 1 was good and there's no way I'm going to buy this. - Bolshoy_Brat
This and black ops 4 are only overhyped because of the battle royale mode even though this is just infinite warfare all over again everyone is disliking the trailer and hating on it - B1ueNew
This game lost it's touch, man.
It's not that bad, but still, really EA? A battle royale mode included for $60 with extra DLC? Yum, yum, yum! - InTuRmIsHuN
Female soldiers in the frontlines! FANTASTIC! - Not_A_Weeaboo
People just don't shut up about this game.
Every Youtube video or website or forum I go to there's always a group of people or a single person talking about this game.
I've seen less people talking about Fortnite and Battlefield V.
Everybody is talking about Waluigi while I'm just wanting King K.Rool - DapperPickle
Maybe it's just that I find Smash to be an overrated video game series, but what makes Daisy worthy being in Smash and Waluigi not? - darthvadern
Probably because Daisy appeared in Super Mario Land and Super Mario Run? I mean, come on. Just give Waluigi some time while Nintendo should come up with some plans for Wario Land 6, Wario World 2 or a Waluigi game, then he'll be playable in the series. - TheYoshiPyro64
No geno, ain’t coolV 11 Comments
Fifa is by far my least favourite video game series. - DapperPickle
Suckish game - Cyclne
Another installment was never needed, due to the hight amounts of microtransactions, payments and DLCs released in the past few years. However, since EA and their businessmen obviously want more money, we'll have to suffer until they break down to dreg.
I don’t know about you guys, but this is probably the 3rd WORST game in Fifa’s history. I was really hyped about the Journey Champions (which is a piece of trash) and Fifa 19’s career mode including the Champions League, Europa League etc. When it came out, I was absolutely disappointed. The passing is just as bad as the goalkeepers in this game, bicycle and scissor kicks are overpowered in career mode and you can score more goals from corners than a one on one. I will get Fifa 20 ONLY to see what would happen after the Journey. Fifa 19 is by far one of the worst games of 2018. - AnLSUQBV 1 Comment
Ya this came out last year, I think - VeganTurtle
Not exactly 2018, but stil,
luvd it - TheBookworm
This isn’t even 2018. - Not_A_Weeaboo
Another battle royale game with the name "Call of Duty" slapped on it. I swear, if the next DOOM game or the long awaited Half-Life 3 is going to be a battle royale game then I'm going to pull the trigger. - Bolshoy_Brat
I bet all game companies are going to say "Hey let's take out the single player campaign and replace it for a BATTLE ROYALE" - B1ueNew
I hate that games like call of duty and battleground are stealing battle royale from Fortnite I am so tired of it too
All my friends play this crap now. I have nothing to do but to jump into the wagon. - B1ueNew
Let's be real, all Call of Duty games are overhyped. - MrCoolCV 3 Comments
I don't understand the hype honestly for these sports games - B1ueNew
This game is anything but overhyped. - Not_A_Weeaboo
I agree with NotAWeaboo, the only reason I know about this game is from when Jacksepticeye played it. I've never heard anything about it since. - TheInsomniac
Yea me to Jack plays a lot of cool sfuff
Just Cause 4 just seems like another open world sandbox to me...and even then the sandbox itself isn't that interesting by the looks of it. - DapperPickle
It's a good game but...
It seems like it will be good but then again this is what Ultra Smash should have been - Randomator
From watching gameplay, I don't really think there's a lot to it. I wouldn't spend 60 bucks on it. - TheInsomniac
What's the hype about the Tennis exclusive again? - htoutlaws2012
No, this is underhyped if anything, one of the best mario games on the switch so far - darthvadern
Really good, But missed a lot of things, There were a lot of Easter eggs that were good, but the villains weren't that great, I never knew why Doc Ock was so mad - B1ueNew
How can something we expect to be terrible be overhype in anyway? - htoutlaws2012
It's Metal Gear Survive, I don't think I have to say anything else - DapperPickle
Forgot this game even existed - P8ge
That was released only in 2018? Feels like a 2017 game to me. - AspyGamingV 1 Comment
Not sure why it's on the list it lived up to the hype really great - Ethan-metal1
It's more or less another fighting game in my eyes and I'm not too interested in Dragon Ball - I'm not sure what everybody is buzzing about. - DapperPickle
Seeing its Anime you are somebody who is a fan of fighting games, or your not it cannot be in between in this case. - htoutlaws2012
Everyone one are going like "IT SAVED MARIO PARTY", No it didn't, it's called improved, and I'm sure the fans will find ways to bash this game too later on, don't believe me? Four words, Mario Party: Star Rush, a game trying to please fans because they weren't happy with 9 and 10, but it got hate, because? - darthvadern
I would love to have this game, It our family had a Nintendo Switch. - DinoLover4242
THIS GAME IS TRASH
MINECRAFT IS BETTER - TheBookworm
I think it’s a good game
I thought it was really overrated, the story was pretty mediocre in my opinion - JuanCema
Never heard of it... can't see how this is overhype, but could make for a good Halloween episode based on the terrible scores given. - htoutlaws2012
This was a horror game that had everyone waiting for it’s brutal satanic atmosphere. Unfortunately the game was so bad that IGN’s 4/10 was viewed as correct. - Not_A_Weeaboo
All these lego games are the same controls and gameplay and story for 59.99, I just don't get why people would spend 60 dollars on a lego game instead of god of war or red dead 2 - B1ueNew
Why can't they make a racing lego game? , or a fighting lego game? , all the games are just stupid crappy open worlds that don't have features, For example all the bosses in lego games are so annoying and not hard at all - B1ueNew
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