41. Killer 7
Harman Smith is an old guy in a wheel chair and the Killer 7 are nothing but his split personalities.
42. Kingdom Hearts
The Kingdom Hearts are actually light and not made of darkness.
43. Lost Via Domus
You go back in time to the start of the game at the end of the game.
44. Mass Effect
Depending on your choices you might shoot Wrex and you will definitely let either Ashley or Kaidan die.
45. Max Payne 2
Mona Sax dies in Max’s arms
46. Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake
Big Boss is Snake’s dad.
47. Metal Gear Solid
It’s all a Patriots-sponsored training exercise.
48. Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots
Big Boss is still alive.
49. Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops
Snake Eater’s Major Zero is the real baddie behind the plot.
50. Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
The Boss was working for the Americans all along and dies a tragic hero and Ocelot is her son.
51. Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
All the Patriots have been dead for 100 years and are actually an A.I. programme.
Samus is a woman.
53. Mirror’s Edge
Celeste is a backstabber and is working against Faith as part of Project Icarus.
54. Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath
You’re hired to kill a race called the Steef, without realising you’re a Steef yourself.
55. Oregon Trail
Your entire family dies of dysentery.
56. No More Heroes
Henry is your twin brother and Sylvia is his wife.
57. Peter Jackson’s King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie
The monkey dies. No, really.
GlaDOS (the computer voice) tries to kill you.
Your girlfriend is turned into a hideous monster before you kill her.
60. Prince of Persia
Elika dies, so the Prince destroys the tree of life to save her, but consequently releases Ahriman into the world.
61. Ratchet and Clank: Tools of Destruction
Clank is kidnapped by the Zoni.
62. Resident Evil
Albert Wesker is working for Umbrella.
63. Resident Evil: Code Veronica
Steve Burnside dies.
64. Resident Evil 4
Saddler murders Luis.
65. Resistance 2
Nathan Hale gets shot in the face.
66. Second Sight
The game’s flashbacks are actually the present and the present is the future.
67. Shadow Hearts 2: Covenant
Your love interest’s your mother.
68. Shadow of the Colossus
Wander is the baddie and turns into the first of Ico’s horned children.
69. Silent Hill
It’s all a dream caused by a near-death experience... in one ending, anyway.
70. Silent Hill 2
You smother your wife.
71. Star Wars: Knight of the Old Republic
You are Darth Revan.
72. Star Wars Knight of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords
Kreia is a backstabbing old wench.
73. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
Starkiller was the one who started the Rebel Alliance and, depending on your choices, dies or kills Vader, becoming the Emperor’s apprentice.
74. System Shock 2
SHODAN, the A.I. from the first game, has been controlling you throughout the sequel.
75. Tales of Symphonia
The angels are traitors and Kratos is one of them.
76. The Darkness
Uncle Paulie whacks your girlfriend.
77. The Godfather: The Game
Your love interest Frankie Malone dies.
78. The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening
The whole thing’s a dream.
79. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
Sheik is Zelda.
80. The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker
Your boat the King of the Red Lions is the King of Hyrule and Tetra is Princess Zelda.
81. Final Fantasy VII
Apparently, some chick called Aerith dies. Horribly.
Feb 06, 2009
Ruined endings - part one
Games one through ten of our spoiler packed presentation
Ruined endings - part two
The last ten games to be spoiled in our FMV theater