We've seen some mammoth titles land in the last few decades with huge hits like Minecraft, Grand Theft Auto V, and the Pokemon series all selling by the tens of millions.
However, not all big selling games are massive hits in terms of playability and long-term focus for the player, and there's been a fair share of titles released which might have sold well, but ultimately fell flat as an actual piece of gaming quality.
Not every game which hits the shelves can go on to be a mega success. Be it the fact the game is simply a poorly made effort from developers, poor marketing, or the fact that certain consoles can't quite support some titles' potential.
Gamers nowadays long for the perfect gaming experience across whatever genre they might be interested in. Opinion will, of course, always be split and what one person loves, another player might simply detest.
There's little to detract gamers when it comes to parting with their cash though. If a game catches the eye or is marketed right, then there's usually a hoard of people willing to spend their hard earned money.
Despite raking in millions, there's a big selection of games out there which can be regarded as failures, starting with this shoddy sporting effort...