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The Most Disappointing Games of 2016 | Power Up Gaming
In many ways, 2016 was a triumphant year for the gaming industry. In the triple-A space, the likes of Overwatch and Uncharted 4: A Thief's End became the most celebrated titles in their respective genres for a number of years, while Final Fantasy XV and The Last Guardian both received successful releases after years spent in development hell. The independent scene also provided its fair share of memorable moments, with games such as Inside and Firewatch capturing the hearts of players around the world. That being said, as with every other year, not all games managed to deliver on their initial promise. Some were doomed from the start, some never rivalled their high expectations, and others were downright unplayable. From the smallest of indies to the big-budget action shooters, there were a number of titles that presented us with one question above all others: "Why?!" With that in mind, the staff here at Power Up Gaming have put together a selection of some of 2016's most