Video Games With the Best Plot Twists

The Top Ten

1 Bioshock

Bioshock's plot twist completely destroys competition, no other game can top this. Easily the greatest plot twist in gaming and one of the best twists ever written overall.

I was stunned. I have been taken to tears by games, I have make connections to characters, but nothing ever came close to this.

This was pretty obviously #1 - yoshaholic

Needs no explination if you have played it... You know.

2 Shadow of the Colossus
3 Undertale

Goddammit, just no. This should be removed so Xenoblade can move up to Top 10 list.

There is no major plot twist in this - Username123

just no

4 Heavy Rain
5 Portal 2

Not only is one of THE BEST VIDEO GAMES EVER, but it has an amazing plot twist at the end! It turns out that Wheatley (Deleted)

I now love and hate Wheatley.

6 Bioshock Infinite
7 Half Life 2 Episode 2
8 Resident Evil
9 Dead Space
10 Xenoblade Chronicles

The Contenders

11 System Shock 2
12 Cave Story
13 Portal

Sure, portal 2 had a great plot twist, but <SPOLIERS> how can being lowered into a fire pit by a robot voice you didn't know to trust or not be awesome?!?

14 To the Moon
15 Metal Gear Solid 3

The ending is amazing and unexpected!

16 Red Dead Redemption

Why did he have to die?!

17 Braid
18 Mother 3
19 Conker's Bad Fur Day
20 Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

Has THE biggest plot twist ever - lukemcnamara72

I've been playing games since the late '80s and have seen a lot of plot twists in that time. But this one blindsided me in the best possible way. - DanJoh

21 Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2
22 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
23 Bioshock 2
24 Tales from the Borderlands
25 Final Fantasy V

Overrated but still deserve to be here.

26 Crackdown
27 The Walking Dead

If you are like me and want a game with a good story this story is 10/10

28 Radiation's Halloween Hack
29 Silent Hill 2
30 Metal Gear Solid 2

Its just messed up.

31 Sonic and the Black Knight

Game itself was crap, but the plot twist was actually pretty good.

Love this game

32 Super Metroid
33 Henry Hatsworth In the Puzzling Adventure
34 Metal Gear Solid
35 Metroid
36 Star Fox 64
37 Infamous
38 The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker
39 Starcraft
40 Bully
41 Earthworm Jim 2
42 Xenogears
43 Final Fantasy VII
44 Jak 3

This game hands down has the funniest twist in gaming history - Ponmon

45 Pokemon Black and White
46 Soma
47 Call of Duty: Black Ops
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Bioshock
2. Silent Hill 2
3. Resident Evil
1. Bioshock
2. System Shock 2
3. Conker's Bad Fur Day
1. Heavy Rain
2. To the Moon
3. Bioshock 2

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