Most gamers either love or hate Daxter and his smug persona. No matter what side you take, his eponymous game merits some notoriety as one of the finest platformers in this generation simply for its combat, which includes an electric bug-swatter and an extermination tank. How cool is that? Fine, it's not cool at all, but it's still fun to play. Promise.

FUN FACT: Daxter is of a species known as an "ottsel," a mix of an otter and a weasel. The more you know...