Don't let the title fool you, this isn't a Top 5, or at least not your usual Top 5. This is something of a best of the best. When you make a list, without a doubt whether it is about a person or thing, everyone wants to make Top 5. It is just the nature of the beast and video games are no different.
Some games are all about one good game, while others aim for a triple threat take over in the form of a gaming trilogy. But then there are games that want to transcend all of that.
For the purpose of this article. it is all about the number 5 and even the numbers that have come after.
Keep reading for a list of some of the most noteworthy franchises so strong they've made it to their fifth installment and then some.