Top 10 Greatest Revenge Stories in Video Games

Top 10 Video Game Revenge Stories

They’ve got a score to settle, and they won’t rest until they do. Revenge tales always make for great action heroes, and video games are no exception. WatchMojo lists some of the greatest revenge stories in video games.

List rank and entries:
#10: “Middle Earth: Shadows of Mordor” (2014)
#9: “StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm” (2013)
#8: “The Darkness” (2007)
#7: “Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain” (2015)
#6: “Dishonored” (2012)
#5: “Shenmue” (2000)
#4: “Assassin’s Creed II” (2009)
#3, #2 & #1: ?

Watch on WatchMojo:

For this list, we’ll be looking at games whose characters are out to settle some old scores. Since revenge is a big part of these stories, we’ll be putting up a spoiler warning so we don’t have to deal with any Mojoholics seeking vengeance against us.

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