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Submitted by SethAFitzgerald 862d ago | opinion piece

Top 5 Worst Video Game Sequels

We have looked through the pages of Gaming History to decide on the sequels we most felt were disappointing, unnecessary , or just plain bad. Here’s Our list for Top 5 Worst Video Game Sequels (Duke Nukem Forever, PC, PS3, Resident Evil 6, Xbox 360)

StrongMan  +   862d ago
Crackdown 2 should be on that list.
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BanBrother  +   862d ago
Agreed. Crackdown 2 was in development hell and MS were sick of the waste of money and released one of the most disappointing sequels ever.

Gears 2? Not a chance. Campaign had epic set-pieces, although the online launched broken, so I'd say maybe to that one (it was fixed.....later).

I would say DMC 2, and The Darkness 2. Don't get me wrong, TD2 was a really good game, but compared to the first, it was a completely different experience. Disappointed at the end of it.

Also, Bioshock 2.
WiiUsauce  +   862d ago
I had fun with Crackdown 2. I really hope they crank out another in the series, because the core gameplay is fun as all hell.
Root  +   862d ago
"The survival genre is being expanded massively and times are changing, and Resident Evil can’t keep up with the change."

Expanded? No, more like lacking

Resident Evil 6 (and even RE5) is a perfect example of how going after new fans instead of focusing on the ones you already have, kills a franchise.

Lack of horror, an even worse story, pointless characters, lack of fan fan favorites, too many differnt stories going on, too much action etc

If anything this franchise needed a reboot more then DMC.

I don't see why they don't just start from the mansion incident again, change some things around to effect future events and by the time you get up to the 4th game the time line will be altered so much they will tell totaly differnt stories but with the characters we love. For starters this idea could easily get rid of the plagas or even bring Raccoon City back. I mean the first game will even seem like a remake in some ways.

As for Banjo....hey theres still hope, they could write off that game as a non cannon spin off and do Banjo Threeie
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MASTER_RAIDEN  +   862d ago
YES, YES YES!! resident Evils 5 and 6 just need to be wiped off the map.
smashcrashbash  +   862d ago
@ AngelicIceDiamond .Whoa someone is touchy.So ready to attack that you mentioned stuff that aren't even sequels.And Sorcery, PSAS and Wonder Book are far from the worst anything.
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Reverent  +   862d ago
Wonder Book isn't even a game on it's own lol, how low could he get?
Yodagamer  +   862d ago
Something tells me this list was made for hits barring Duke nukem, all of them were atleast decent and there are far worse sequel. What about sonic 06, DMC 2, final fantasy 14, Golden axe 360/ps3 and bomber man on 360?
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Master_S  +   862d ago
Duke Nukem is shitty.
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HorrorGod  +   862d ago
Super Mario Bros. 2
Stunk compared to 3 and SNES' "Super Mario World."
TheMutator  +   862d ago
i want another Duke Nukem game ,i really enjoy Duke Nukem Forever
young7yang  +   862d ago
resident evil 6 was an awesome game

I am the only one who seemed to enjoy it!

and wtf is dragon age II doing on there.. granted it was not as good as the original but it was still decent

this list is garbage..

games that should have been on there

Assassins Creed 3(gameplay was very broken)
Prince of Persia (latest ps3 version sucked)
Ninja Gaiden 3 (not Razors Edge)
Fist of the North Star Kens Rage 2
and many others
Evil_Ryu  +   862d ago
Worst sequels are
1.Resistance 2
2.Resistance 3
Nocturne147  +   862d ago
MY opinion:
Test Drive:Unlimited 2.
Dragon Age:2.
Grand Theft Auto:IV.
jagstatboy  +   861d ago
Solid list, agree with all of them.

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