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Submitted by horror_spooky 574d ago | opinion piece

Top 10 Most Underrated Games of 2013

10 games that were underrated by the gaming press. (Culture)

raresteak  +   574d ago
"Why did Ryse receive such bad scores? I don’t know. My guess is that it is too easy, but yet reviewers also seem to hate on games for being too hard."

Legitimate submission.

Erudite, eloquent and well-reasoned, for starters.

ps. but yet
JohnnyTower  +   574d ago
Naw, its just too easy for reviewers to slander Xbox for easy hits. Or to give a popular game an unpopular "score".
Utalkin2me  +   574d ago
Says the guy, when MS got awesome props for the release of the 360 hardware.
MorePowerOfGreen  +   574d ago
Agreed. Ryse never recovered from its graphics being that good. Haters looked for something to damage control and they needed something fast(during/after E3). QTE was perfect for them. The anti XB1 DRM propaganda snowball effect kept this game under after the truth came out about Ryse(real-time, not QTE)
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Scrivlar  +   574d ago
First of all I just want to say I really enjoyed it and hope there's a sequel. But I think to be fair it's probably because the expectation is higher for a next gen release and other than graphically there's nothing next gen about it really. If this was just a 360 game people might not have been so harsh.
That's just my opinion though. Also It came out the same year where all the last gen games were incredible.
thorstein  +   574d ago
And the reviewer didn't just focus on one console either. I have a feeling that I like many games the critics do not, and I hate many of the games they purport to "love."
_QQ_  +   574d ago
Damage control.
WeAreLegion  +   574d ago
Some good choices. Lost World is an abomination though.
MegaSackman  +   574d ago
The Swapper is so underrated that is not even in the underrated list.
giovonni  +   574d ago
I have to agree, Ryse is a wonderful game with a good story. The combat is a little simple, but enjoyable. The game is nothing like the negative press it was given. This game is the poster child of next gen sleeper hit
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Roccetarius  +   574d ago
Seems like this is a list of the more terrible releases. They're not underrated in any way.

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