Earth’s Friend: Top 10 Best Moon Appearances in Gaming

Since the dawn of man the Moon has been admired for its peculiarity and mysteriousness. Yesterday, as a reddish shadow was cast upon its surface due to a rare eclipse, millions gazed upon what is being called the "Blood Moon". Many were reminded of how lucky the Earth is to have a close neighbor.

The Moon has been incorporated in dozens of video games. Often times it's just for backdrop, but in the best cases it's used as a basis for gameplay and storytelling. Below, you will find the Moon's greatest appearances in gaming.