Top 10 Video Games That Were System-Definingly Overrated

xandermartin98

The Top Ten

1 Final Fantasy VII (PS1)

From a 33 year old guy (that's been gaming constantly since four year old) that is fond of almost every genre from FPS and racing games to adventure and puzzle games, western and JRPG's, this is my favourite game of all time

2 Super Metroid (SNES)

You may not like this, but there is nothing wrong with it. This game deserves its praise.

3 Zelda: The Wind Waker (GameCube)
4 Gears Of War (XBOX 360)
5 Conker's Bad Fur Day (N64)
6 Super Smash Bros. (Wii U)
7 Halo 4 (360)
8 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS3)
9 Half-Life 2 (PC)
10 Five Nights At Freddy's (PC)

The Contenders

11 Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (PS2)
12 Call Of Duty (XBOX and PlayStation)
13 Mega Man 2 (NES)

Only thing it did was add 2 robot masters.

14 Pokémon Red (Game Boy Color)
15 Undertale (PC)

I live to serve this game. - xandermartin98

16 Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii)
17 Cave Story (PC)

Come on this game stands as the finest indie game. It's also one of the first really big ones.

18 Kid Icarus: Uprising (3DS)
19 Angry Birds (Ios)
20 Chrono Trigger (SNES)
21 Xenoblade Chronicles (Wii)
22 Sonic CD (Sega CD)
23 Super Smash Bros. Melee (GameCube)
24 Grand Theft Auto 5 (PS3 and XBOX 360)
25 Secret of Mana (Snes)
26 Overwatch (PC)
27 Zelda: Ocarina Of Time (N64)
28 Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Genesis)
29 Pokémon X/Y (3DS)
30 Mario Kart 64 (N64)
31 Zelda: Majora's Mask (N64)

It's factually underrated due to its poor sales. Many people trash it due to its time limit, too. People just like to hate good things nowadays for no reason.

I love this game, it's just really ridiculously overrated. Same with Super Mario Galaxy. - xandermartin98

No, it's not. All other Zeldas get about the same ratings but this one sold less, therefore underrated.

32 Earthworm Jim (Genesis)
33 Team Fortress 2 (PC)
34 Mass Effect (PC)
35 Dark Souls (PS3 and XBOX 360)
36 Super Mario World (SNES)

Not overrated. It's deserving of all its praise.

Perfect platform-er. Not overrated.

The point here is that it wasn't quite as good as its sequel Yoshi's Island. - xandermartin98

37 Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga (GBA)
38 Dr. Mario (Nintendo Consoles)
39 Pac-Man (Arcade)
40 Tetris (Practically Every Playable Format In Existence)
41 Sonic Adventure (DreamCast)
42 Sonic Adventure 2 (DreamCast)
43 Crash Bandicoot Trilogy (PS1)
44 Pokémon Diamond/Pearl (DS)
45 Pokémon Ruby/Sapphire (GBA)
46 Pokémon FireRed/LeafGreen (GBA)
47 Wario Land 3 (Game Boy Color)
48 Wario Land 4 (GBA)
49 Pokémon Gold/Silver (GBA)
50 Pokémon HeartGold/SoulSilver (DS)
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1. Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS3)
2. Super Metroid (SNES)
3. Zelda: The Wind Waker (GameCube)
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1. Final Fantasy VII (PS1)
2. Gears Of War (XBOX 360)
3. Super Smash Bros. (Wii U)
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1. Halo 4 (360)
2. Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)
3. Final Fantasy VII (PS1)
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