Well it’s official. After months of anticipation the models, release dates and prices have all been set in stone and in a few short weeks the future of gaming becomes ‘current gen’ as the newest generation of PlayStation and Xbox consoles hit the stores.
So as the eight generation’s time in the limelight slips away and the likes of Red Dead Redemption 2 (2018) and Ghost of Tsushima (2020) begin the slow transition to ‘retro gaming’, we’re here to honour the latest generation in gaming with a series of top five lists highlighting the best, worst and most noteworthy of the console generation gone by.
It’s only fitting that we begin this series with a look at the top five most underappreciated things in gaming. Why? Well, we do this a lot.
We’ve recently covered ‘great games with unfair reputations‘, ‘the best hidden gems on PS Now‘, ‘the best hidden gems on Xbox Game Pass‘, ‘the best hidden gems given away on PS Plus‘. Highlighting the underrated and underappreciated is well…kind of our thing.
However, this list is a little different. We’re not strictly speaking games here, this could be companies, consoles, anything in the gaming world that we think deserves a little more attention and celebration. So without further ado, let’s kick things off with:
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