Whenever a new generation of consoles are released, there’s a lot of hype amongst gamers as to what the games will be like and how they will show off the new hardware. Game developers are keen to advertise their game as taking advantage of this new power and because of this a lot of hype can surround games that may not have been very hyped if they’d been released later in a console’s life.

In this list published by Video Games Uncovered and written by Sam Foxall, you can read about five games that were surrounded by hype but ultimately failed to meet our expectations. From Thief to Watch Dogs, and a few more controversial ones in between, you can check out the list HERE. 

Written by Thom Edwards