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10 Video Games That Are Shameless Rip-Offs

WC: Even some of the best video games have been called out for lifting elements from earlier games, but there’s a difference between borrowing or paying homage to something, and shamelessly pilfering from it, as all the below games demonstrate with a clear certainty. Though not all the games on this list are bad – though a fair few of them are – the air of plagiarism hanging over each, whether it’s an authorised copy or not, certainly dents each game’s reputation, even if two in particular are without doubt regarded as classics.

Here are 10 games that are, for whatever reason, and regardless of their quality, shameless rip-offs in the extreme.

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Hellsvacancy1394d ago SpamShowReplies(1)
RuperttheBear1394d ago

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Tetsujin1394d ago

If you really wanna get technical, all games post 80's is some sort of rip off or "copycat" regardless of how different stories, characters, settings, etc are.

However I do agree there's some that you can tell there was 0 "difference" with some games.

And for the naysayers "Well what about Wolfenstein 3D, that started FPS" no it didn't; it was the first mainstreamed but there's an 80's game (Forgot game exactly) that was an arcade fps that was either ported to pc or it never hit home console.

WeAreLegion1394d ago

It's pretty simple. Go to the + next to the website's name. Then, click "WTF?" and "No".

I'm not sure why N4G has this glitch, but it's happened to me plenty of times. I hope they sort it out soon.

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