Most Overhyped Video Games of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Undertale Undertale
2 Halo 4
3 Destiny

My favorite Xbox game I still haven't finished kings fall - BulgingBubble

4 Minecraft
5 No Man's Sky
6 Five Nights at Freddy's
7 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
8 Watch Dogs
9 Portal 2
10 Mighty No. 9

The Contenders

11 Star Wars: Battlefront (2015)
12 Call of Duty: Ghosts
13 Super Smash Bros. Brawl
14 Overwatch
15 Dragon Ball Xenoverse
16 The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D
17 Call of Duty: Black Ops III
18 Super Smash Bros Melee
19 Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
20 Resident Evil 6
21 Assassin's Creed Unity
22 Grand Theft Auto V

Yeah but is a wonderful game

23 The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

'Revolutionary'? You know that the past two games in the series had everything that makes Skyrim 'revolutionary', and did it better? Skyrim is extremely 'overhyped'. - Aeterna

24 Cave Story

Is it just me or was this game literally programmed with the perfect recipe to be as overrated as humanly possible?


Cute, cuddly, stupidly adorable widdle bunnie wunnies - CHECK!
Ridiculously cute characters in general - CHECK!
Nostalgic retro style - CHECK!
Decently written storyline with shock value laden plot twists to make it seem considerably deeper and smarter than it actually is in reality - CHECK!
Made by one guy and distributed for free, gathering endless amounts of sympathy from the players - CHECK!
Character shaped like SpongeBob - CHECK!
Canon shipping between the main character duo - CHECK!
Badass soundtrack that hugely enhances the otherwise rather mediocre gameplay to make it seem better and more enjoyable than it actually is - CHECKAROO!

This is a great game and all, but seriously, Jesus Christ. - xandermartin98

25 Metroid: Other M
26 EarthBound
27 Paper Mario: Color Splash
28 The Last of Us
29 Super Smash Bros. 4
30 Mario Kart Wii
31 Star Wars Battlefront 2
32 New Super Mario Bros DS
33 Xenoblade Chronicles
34 Daikatana
35 Portal
36 Final Fantasy VII
37 Mother 3
38 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
39 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
40 Splatoon
41 Metroid Fusion
42 Half-Life 2
43 Mega Man X8
44 Bubsy
45 L.A. Noire
46 Call of Duty: Black Ops
47 Shovel Knight
48 Super Mario Galaxy
49 Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
50 Super Mario 3D World
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Halo 4
2. Undertale
3. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
1. Destiny
2. No Man's Sky
3. Call of Duty: Black Ops III
1. Mighty No. 9
2. No Man's Sky
3. Star Wars: Battlefront (2015)

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