Lost Video Game Mascots

"When you think of Nintendo what pops in your mind? Most likely the name Mario will your answer. How about when you think of Sega? I’m going to take a wild guess and say the name Sonic is your answer. A good foundation for a console is having a popular and recognizable mascot. You can show almost anyone in the world a picture of Sonic or Mario and chances are they’ll know what they see. But what about those mascots who didn’t quite pan out? Let’s take a look at some of the mascots that didn’t fair so well when introduced."

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ashen1221488d ago (Edited 1488d ago )

monokuma (danganronpa) is the best mascot ever!!!

nothing to do with this article i know lol

Fireseed1488d ago

"There’s no denying that Master Chief was the unsung hero for Microsoft’s Xbox."

I don't think the term "unsung" means what the author thinks it means.

jgilbert111488d ago

Thank you for reading.

You are correct, "unsung" doesn't make sense for what I was trying to say. It has been edited. Thanks for the heads up.

DallasTrout1488d ago (Edited 1488d ago )

Bubsy was never considered to be "in the ranks of the Mario's and Sonic's". Bubsy was one of the most annoying attempts at creating a mascot ever.

jgilbert111488d ago

Thanks for reading.

I agree he was never considered to be in the ranks. My article says he had the potential to be, based on how good the first game of the series was.

DallasTrout1488d ago

I've played the first Bubsy game. It's pretty mediocre and Bubsy and his cat puns don't make it any better.

Bhuahahaha1488d ago

and i hope they remained missing. those 5 onlist arent worth reviving

VideoChums1488d ago

Bomberman! He's been missing for years :(