19. Dark Void (2010)
Final Level: "The Tower of Return"
Why It Sucked: Last minute deaths are almost as big a cop-out as cliffhangers. Dark Void may not go that far, but Will does have to leave Ava behind for some reason. It basically boils down to "you got stabbed, gotta go, peace."
How We Would End It: It's clear the developers had something better in mind, but ran out of time and/or money three quarters of the way through development. That said, if you can't end a game right, at least end it happy. In our version, he'd carry her through the portal and they'd have tons of babies.