List of commercial failures in video gaming
As a hit-driven business, the great majority of the video games industry's software releases have been commercial failures. In the early 21st century, industry commentators made these general estimate...
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3DO Interactive Multiplayer
The 3DO Interactive Multiplayer (often called simply the 3DO) is a home video game console platform developed by The 3DO Company. Conceived by entrepreneur and Electronic Arts founder Trip Hawkins, th...
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Amstrad GX4000
The GX4000 was Amstrad's short-lived attempt to enter the games console market. The console was released in Europe in 1990 and was an upgraded design based on the then still-popular CPC technology. Th...
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Amstrad CPC
The Amstrad CPC (short for Colour Personal Computer) is a series of 8-bit home computers produced by Amstrad between 1984 and 1990. It was designed to compete in the mid-1980s home computer market dom...
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Atari Jaguar
The Atari Jaguar is a home video game console that was released by Atari Corporation in 1993. It was the last to be marketed under the Atari brand until the release of the Atari Flashback in 2004. It ...
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Apple Bandai Pippin
The Apple Bandai Pippin is a multimedia technology console, designed by Apple Computer. The console was based on the Apple Pippin platform – a derivative of the Apple Macintosh platform. Bandai produc...
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Commodore 64 Games System
The Commodore 64 Games System (often abbreviated C64GS) is the cartridge-based home video game console version of the popular Commodore 64 home computer. It was released in December, 1990 by Commodore...
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Commodore CDTV
The CDTV (an acronym for "Commodore Dynamic Total Vision", a backronym of an acronym for "Compact Disc Television", giving it a double meaning) was a multimedia platform developed by Commodore Interna...
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Gizmondo
The Gizmondo is a handheld gaming console released by Tiger Telematics in March 2005. The electronics design was undertaken by Plextek Limited and the industrial design by Rick Dickinson. From the beg...
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Nintendo 64DD
The 64DD (Japanese: ロクヨンディーディー, Hepburn: Roku Yon Dī Dī), colloquially referred to as the Nintendo 64DD, is a peripheral for the Nintendo 64 game console developed by Nintendo. "DD" is...
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N-Gage
N-Gage may refer to:
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Pioneer LaserActive
The LaserActive (レーザーアクティブ, RēzāAkutibu) is a converged device and fourth-generation home video game console capable of playing Laserdiscs, Compact Discs, console games, and LD-G karaoke discs...
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PSX (DVR)
The PSX (ピーエスエックス, Pī Esu Ekkusu), also known as the PlayStation X (プレイステーションエックス, Pureisutēshon Ekkusu), is a Sony digital video recorder with a fully integrated PlayStation 2 video g...
Vectrex
The Vectrex is a vector display-based home video game console that was developed by Western Technologies/Smith Engineering. It was licensed and distributed first by General Consumer Electronics (GCE)...
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Virtual Boy
The Virtual Boy (バーチャルボーイ, Bācharu Bōi) (Originally known as VR-32) is a 32-bit table-top 3D video game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It was marketed as the first "portable" ...
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APB: All Points Bulletin
APB: All Points Bulletin is a multiplayer online video game for Microsoft Windows developed by Realtime Worlds and was acquired by Reloaded Productions, which is part of the GamersFirst company. Based...
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Battlecruiser 3000AD
Battlecruiser 3000AD (also known as BC3K on Usenet) is a science fiction computer game, noted for its long, troubled development history.
The game takes place in the year 3000 AD, many decades aft...
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Brütal Legend
Brütal Legend is an action-adventure game with real-time strategy game elements created by Double Fine Productions and published by Electronic Arts for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game was rel...
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Daikatana
John Romero's Daikatana is a first-person shooter video game developed by Ion Storm for Nintendo 64, Microsoft Windows and Game Boy Color. A PlayStation version was planned to be released but was canc...
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Dominion: Storm Over Gift 3
Dominion: Storm Over Gift 3 is a military science fiction real-time strategy video game developed by Ion Storm Inc. and published by Eidos Interactive and released for Microsoft Windows on June 11, 19...
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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (video game)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (also referred to simply as E.T.) is a 1982 adventure video game developed and published by Atari, Inc. for the Atari 2600 video game console. It is based on the film of the...
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Atari video game burial
The Atari video game burial was a mass burial of unsold video game cartridges, consoles, and computers in a New Mexico landfill site, undertaken by American video game and home computer company Atari,...
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Grim Fandango
Grim Fandango is a dark comedy neo-noir adventure game released by LucasArts in 1998 for Windows, with Tim Schafer as the game's project leader. It is the first adventure game by LucasArts to use 3D c...
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MadWorld
MadWorld (Japanese: マッドワールド, Hepburn: MaddoWārudo) is a beat 'em up video game developed by Platinum Games (in their debut title) and published by Sega. It was released for the Wii on ...
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Okami
Ōkami (Japanese: 大神, literally "great god", "great spirit" or "wolf" if written as 狼) is an action-adventure video game developed by Clover Studio and published by Capcom. It was released for ...
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Pac-Man (Atari 2600)
In 1982, Atari Inc. released a port of Namco's hit arcade game Pac-Man for its Atari 2600 video game console. Like the original arcade version, the player controls the titular character with a joystic...
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Psychonaut
Psychonautics (from the Greek ψυχή (psychē "soul/spirit/mind") and ναύτης (naútēs "sailor/navigator")—a sailor of the mind/soul) refers both to a methodology for describing and explaining the subjecti...
Shenmue
Shenmue (シェンムー 一章 横須賀, Shenmū Isshō: Yokosuka, lit. "Shenmue Chapter 1: Yokosuka") is an open world action-adventure video game, developed by Sega AM2, produced and directed by Yu Suzuki, and ...
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The Last Express
The Last Express is a video game created by Jordan Mechner and Smoking Car Productions, published in 1997. It is an adventure game that takes place on the Orient Express, days before the start of Worl...
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