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 Undertale

There is no major plot twist in this - Username123

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

just no

3 Shadow of the Colossus
4 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.

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

The Contenders

11 Cave Story
12 System Shock 2
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 Metal Gear Solid 3

The ending is amazing and unexpected!

15 Red Dead Redemption

Why did he have to die?!

16 Braid
17 To the Moon
18 Conker's Bad Fur Day
19 Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2
20 The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
21 Bioshock 2
22 Mother 3
23 Tales from the Borderlands
24 Final Fantasy V

Overrated but still deserve to be here.

25 Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

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

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 Sonic and the Black Knight

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

Love this game

30 Super Metroid
31 Henry Hatsworth In the Puzzling Adventure
32 Metal Gear Solid
33 Metal Gear Solid 2

Its just messed up.

34 Metroid
35 Star Fox 64
36 Infamous
37 The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker
38 Starcraft
39 Bully
40 Earthworm Jim 2
41 Xenogears
42 Final Fantasy VII
43 Silent Hill 2
44 Jak 3

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

45 Pokemon Black and White
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Top Remixes (4)

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