Mainstream video games may have taken on a reputation for being loud, proud, action-heavy adventures pulled straight out of Hollywood blockbusters, but that’s not the whole story. And for fans of the stealth genre, there’s nothing like moving through a field of enemies without them even realizing you passed by, let alone riddling them with bullets.
The recent reboot of Thief didn’t quite meet the expectations fans of the original series had, and dealt a serious blow to stealth’s return to the top of the AAA heap. Even so, games like Dishonored and Mark of the Ninja prove that hiding doesn’t mean a player can’t still feel powerful.
A quick look at the best instances of stealth proves that the genre is set for a return, so without further ado, here is our list of the Top 10 Stealth Video Games.