Submitted by doctorstrange 993d ago | opinion piece

Which Video Game, That Never Got a Sequel, Would You Like to See a Sequel to?

Video game history is filled with absolutely great titles that, for some reason or another, just didn’t sell well enough to warrant a sequel, despite the dedicated fan base screaming for one. Thanks to reader Bayouboyz, we’ll be focusing on some of those games in this week’s Ask PSLS: “Which Video Game, That Never Got a Sequel, Would You Like to See a Sequel to?”
-PSLS (Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, Heavenly Sword 2, PS Vita, PS3, PS4, Psi Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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doctorstrange  +   993d ago
Bully 2.
TrendyGamers  +   993d ago
Good choice.
solideagle  +   993d ago
I want Shadow Hearts 4 but no one listens to me :(
darthv72  +   993d ago
crimson skies
i really liked that game. I should have received a sequel.

A more recent game that deserves a sequel (or continuation if you will)...Dante's Inferno.

Yeah its a clone of GoW but it was still fun to play and there was potential for more hack/slash goodness going through Purgatory and finishing off with Paradise.
ABizzel1  +   993d ago

Heavenly Sword 2 (Sony Santa Monica)
Warhawk 2 (PS3 version)
Legend of Dragoon 2
Lair / Skyrim hybrid


Jade Empire 2
Killer Instinct


Pokemon Snap 2
HammadTheBeast  +   993d ago
Legend of Dragoon.
Campy da Camper  +   993d ago
Chrome hounds!
Cerberus2125  +   993d ago
Star Gladiators.
NateCole  +   993d ago
@ABizzle. Hellyeah Killer Instinct.
G20WLY  +   992d ago
Yeah, that would be cool.

But I'd love Heavenly Sword 2 - Nariko is an awesome character. All the character were excellent in that game, like Roach, Kai, etc.

As for Psi Ops, I liked but I much prefered Second Sight, which came out at almost the same time and was the exact same premise, but was from the guys behind Timesplitters.
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silenius  +   992d ago
Condemned 3...
enough said :)
DA_SHREDDER  +   992d ago
Armada and Skies of Arcadia 2
1nsaint  +   992d ago
@ABizzil1 a new jade empire would be awesome! :D
Tetsujin  +   992d ago
Bushido Blade 3
Einhander 2
Rival Schools 3
Power Stone 3
Ergeiz (sp) 2
Wedge19  +   993d ago
I didn't think of that one, good choice. Psychonauts is my obvious choice....
zebramocha  +   993d ago
Tiny tank ps1.
Eamon  +   992d ago
Did everyone forget about Prince of Persia 2008?
JsonHenry  +   993d ago
Xenogears (NOT xenosaga)
Kameo Elements of Power (don't hate me please, I liked the first one)
Beyond Good and Evil
knifefight  +   993d ago
You're a good man.
A proper Xenogears sequel would be a Day 1 for me, for sure.
knifefight  +   993d ago
A proper Xenogears sequel would be a Day 1 for me, no questions asked.
I have been wanting a Xenogears sequel for years. A lot of people dont know that Xenogears is Episode 5 out of a 6 episode story with some smaller parts of 2 3 and 4 but we know nothing about episode 1. I desperately want the missing 6th part to be made into a game with heavy parts from episdoe 1.
hellkitten  +   992d ago
Xenogears, for sure!
Good_Guy_Jamal  +   993d ago
Heavenly Sword was the first PS3 game I played. It belonged to a friend of mine but I fell in love with it and went on to complete it before he did.
Best story telling in a game I've ever experienced and I am shocked SONY has not made a sequel. Instead they chose to make more Motorstorm game. . .?!
Even though it ended like it did, I hope to see Nariko and Kai in the next installment of Heavenly Sword very soon.
Hicken  +   993d ago
Yeah, because Ninja Theory and Evolution are the same studio.

Good_Guy_Jamal  +   992d ago
Sony footed the bill for Motorstorm didn't they? They could have easily gotten another studio to make HS2 instead of giving money to Evolution to keep making that doomed racing series.
remanutd55  +   992d ago
Motor storm is one of the most profitable franchises for Sony computer entertainment so I don't understand this comment at all besides evolution studios didn't develop heavenly sword, ninja theory did and they talked about the ps4 at the ps4 revealing event so ...
FAT MAN GO BOOM  +   992d ago
I agree, I loved this game too I like it more than god of war... cause the story telling was so much better...

I do hope they bring this back and the style and story a like...
shadow of the colossus
showtimefolks  +   993d ago
bully 2
freedom fighters 2
heavenly sword

i know darksiders got a sequel but i would love to see the GOD OF WAR team work on a new Darksiders games, that's more like a fan wish

Shenmue 3 anyone?
AngelicIceDiamond  +   992d ago
Bully? Really? Heavenly Sword 2 is what I'm sayin.
ArchangelMike  +   992d ago
How 'bout a next gen Vagrant Story... arrrrggggh... that would be awesome!
ape007  +   992d ago
shadow man, body harvest, HD manhunt, HD timesplitters
-Superman-  +   992d ago
All i want to see is Mirror Edge 2
PhoenixRising37  +   992d ago
that's the only sequel i want to see from a game that never got one.
downwardspiral  +   992d ago
assassin's creed :D
PhoenixRising37  +   992d ago
i enjoyed that joke personally.
Insomnia_84  +   992d ago
Eamon  +   992d ago
I'm a huge AC fan yet I found your joke funny.

+1 Bubble.
jester1122  +   992d ago
I am probably the only one but advent rising I love the that game and want the trilogy it was suppose to happen
Cam977  +   992d ago
Good choice.
I choose The Saboteur.
chadboban  +   993d ago
Eternal Darkness.
TrendyGamers  +   993d ago
And it could use the Wii U GamePad in some pretty awesome ways I bet.
Foolsjoker  +   993d ago
Take away this man's bubbles or something...lol jk jk
Foolsjoker  +   993d ago
Yes, give this man bubbles and agrees or something!
christheredhead  +   993d ago
I was gonna say Eternal Darkness myself. Glad someone got to it before me. That game is great.
mandf  +   993d ago
I would be down with that.
inStereo  +   993d ago
In the original (if I recall) there was lots of drawing out of arcane symbols to invoke magic, attacks, etc. - that would rock on the GamePad.
DaReapa  +   993d ago
I'd give you 6 more "agrees" if I could. I've become fairly grumpy at the mere mention of sequels mostly due to the abuse of sequelitis this gen. But ED is one of a select few slate of games that I would DIE to see a sequel to...that alongside Heavenly Sword.

Silicon Knights had me worked up a few years back with rumors swirling about a "next gen psychological thriller". Then I caught news of SK folding. Bummer.
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Wedge19  +   993d ago
There are a lot of one off games out there that sadly were unrecognized and never got sequels.
TongkatAli  +   993d ago
God Hand
FrostyZipper  +   992d ago
This, this a thousand times this! Words cannot express how much I want another game like God Hand.
Timesplitter14  +   993d ago
dafegamer  +   993d ago
legend of dragoon
Roper316  +   993d ago
me too, what a great epic game that was on the PS/PS1
dafegamer  +   993d ago
I have a feeling that Legend of Dragoon will be revived on the ps4. Please Sony, surprise me.

the best rpg on ps1 for me
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TheLyonKing  +   993d ago
Hogs of War needs a sequel badly.
BanBrother  +   993d ago
ARCHER: Cry havoc, and let slip the hogs of war.
LANA: Dogs, of war.

Sorry, couldn't resist. I was watching Archer last night ;)
Anyways, mine would be (short list, I could have hundreds lol).

The Darkness 2 (a proper sequel to the first game)
Lost Odyssey 2
Bully 2
Warcraft 4 (Been more than 10 years)
Tenchu (more like the golden days)
JohnnyAkiba  +   993d ago
KwietStorm  +   993d ago
Did I dream up Shenmue II?
Dms2012  +   993d ago
A lot of folks may disagree, but I think Dark Sector was pretty good and I rather enjoyed it. I would buy DS2.
WrAiTh Sp3cTr3  +   993d ago
I was just thinking about that game yesterday.
GuruStarr78  +   993d ago
it'll never happen... the first game sold quite poorly...
TuxedoMoon  +   993d ago
Eternal Darkness
Sailor Moon: Another Story
A better sequel for Perfect Dark.
Tatsunoku vs Capcom
the Last Story...
sparta76  +   993d ago
Heavenly sword and mirrors ege for me
Tr10wn  +   993d ago
Lost Odyssey one of the true JRPG's this gen.
j-blaze  +   993d ago
this, Resonance of Fate, Dragon's Dogma and Shadows of the Damned!
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jlemdon  +   992d ago
PS4 Heavenly Sword

720 Lost Odyssey 2

Wii U Naruto Ninja Taisen Special 2

SN: Platinum should get the license to make God hands 2 and Okami 2.

Square should make The bouncer re-make or another sequel.
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Hozi  +   993d ago
Legend of Dragoon!!! Best RPG in my PS1 days...alongside FF6,7 and 9.
NateCole  +   993d ago
Best was Chrono Cross for me on the PS1.
kwyjibo  +   993d ago
Omikron - The Nomad Soul.

Look, Bowie's making music again - it's time, David Cage.
Magnus  +   993d ago
Wild Arms
Ni No Kuni
Ar Tonelico
Dark Cloud
The Walking Dead
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Chug  +   993d ago
Shemnue and Dark Cloud had sequels.
TrendyGamers  +   993d ago
and Dark Cloud 2 was great.
Chug  +   993d ago
It was great. I spent many hours playing that game. Never did finish Shenmue II though.
FrostyZipper  +   992d ago
The Walking Dead's getting a Season Two in 2014 bro
Omni-Tool  +   992d ago
I'm glad someone else wants a sequel to Enslaved. Friggin' loved that game. I was starting to thing I was a minority or something. Maybe I still am but at least I'm not alone now.

One game I would love to see a sequel of or at least a remake would be Out of this World (US)or Another World (UK). I played the SNES port.

I know there is a part 2 which finished the story but it was such a good game. The difficulty is still unrivaled. More so that Demon's Soul IMHO. If they do a sequel or a remake, it needs to keep the extremely frustrating difficulty and deadly environments that was relentless and unforgiving.

Edit: After thinking about it, I would like to see a sequel to Heart of Darkness.

Edit Edit: Primal Rage, Killer Instinct and Rampart
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Summons75  +   993d ago
Lost odessey, dreamfall, voodoo vince, einhander.
WalterWJR  +   993d ago
Omni-Tool  +   992d ago
They could call it ping.
KangarooSam  +   993d ago
War of the Monsters. I had so much fun playing that with my friends as a kid.
jc48573  +   993d ago
Imalwaysright  +   993d ago
Vagrant Story.
no_more_heroes  +   993d ago
Lost Odyssey first and foremost. I need a sequel to this game!
MaleManSam  +   993d ago
Even though it was a spin off game from a big franchise my 2 bucks goes to Dead Space: Extraction, Arguably a better game than the 2 big games. Imo, it ended on such a cliff hanger.
mandf  +   993d ago
Pixeljunk Monsters

Savage Moon

Demon Souls

Heavenly Sword


jakmckratos  +   992d ago
I would love to see a more improved Folklore...it kinda seems thats what Soul Sacrifice will be
remanutd55  +   993d ago
Heavenly Sword, Folklore, Legend of Dragoon, Extermination, Primal, Jet Moto

On the psvita:
Secret Agent Clank 2
Daxter 2
Heavenly Sword
Dead Nation 2
Fat Princess 2
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GuruStarr78  +   993d ago
yes please.. definitely Secret Agent Clank and Daxter (Ready at Dawn made the BEST PSP games)...
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remanutd55  +   993d ago
Yea Ready at Dawn, Big Big Studios, Sony Bend developed great PSP games, I think Dead Nation and Fat Princess would be a tremendous success on the psvita.
solidboss07  +   993d ago
Field Commander, it was one of the best PSP games IMO. I would like to see an expanded sequel on PS3 or PS4. Strategy games are a genre that I hope the next Sony console has more of. Even the PS2 had Age of Empires 2.
maniacmayhem  +   993d ago
Vagrant Story
Jade Empire
Urban Champion!
Tornadobounce  +   993d ago
Freedom fighters.
Oldman100  +   993d ago
I'm still waiting for a Crimson Skies sequel.
BitbyDeath  +   993d ago
Pixel Junk Monsters
monkey602  +   993d ago
Freedom fighters. Shadow of rome! And i still wish theyd finish star wars battlefront and timesplitters
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