MIRROR'S EDGEIn before the comments section below gets filled to the brim with "What about Mirror's Edge, you d*ck?!" comments. In all seriousness, Mirror's Edge was a clever first-person parkour platformer that featured bright visuals and tons of style. The game certainly wasn't flawless, but it was good enough to warrant a sequel. We've yet to see the true continuation of this franchise, but with EA not ruling anything out, there's a good chance we'll see the return of runner extraordinaire Faith Connors someday. Thankfully, it's looking more and more likely that Mirror's Edge 2 will happen thanks to a listing appearing on the German Amazon storefront.
ALONE IN THE DARK
MAJIN AND THE FORSAKEN KINGDOM
Some of the top caliber fantasy action-adventure franchises of the last several years include instant standout hits such as The Legend of Zelda, God of War, and Shadow of the Colossus. It makes sense, then, that something more obscure like Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom didn't shine as brightly as it could have. Ultimately, the game's audience was split between people who dug certain aspects of the experience and others who absolutely cherished the entire package.Majin has drawn comparisons to Ico and Enslaved: Odyssey to the West due to its companion mechanic, but unlike those games, the majority of fantasy action-adventure fans just didn't seem to catch on. With such a wondrous world, a larger-than-life monster protagonist, and genuinely enjoyable gameplay, let's hope we see a sequel to this terribly underrated fantasy adventure in the future.
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