This generation of gaming is coming to an end. Players have grown to love many games throughout the generation in gaming and gaming has become one of the most popular forms of entertainment. It is clear that gaming has significantly grown over this generation and the main this that helped it get to this very popular point is some of the games that have been released. There are games out there that were clear trend setters. The titles that started these trends are the exact titles that we can say have been the most influential of this console generation. We thought about it and remembered the first games that started some of gaming’s hottest topics and trends in this generation; some in the obvious and some not so apparent.