Cracked Archive - Video Games

The Secret Reason So Many Video Games Are A Tedious Grind

It has to do with the way the modern world puts us in a continuous state of anxiety and then sells us distractions.


All of Your Favorite Games Ripped Off Their Soundtracks

A lot of these beloved compositions aren't exactly what you'd call original.


6 Disastrous Publicity Stunts Video Games Actually Tried Out

The real video game villains are in the marketing department.


Republicans Are Blaming Gun Violence On Video Games (Again)

It's been the same old song for decades.


Overwatch Is Doubling Down On Its Mentally Ill Villain

Foot fetishists rejoice, but no one else.


6 Glitches That Make Serious Games Totally Hilarious

If your game is gonna glitch, it might as well be in a gloriously over-the-top way.


5 Celebrity Gaming Scandals That Flew Under The Radar

These stories would have made headlines if they involved movie or TV actors.


5 Gaming Controversies That Were Mindblowingly Stupid

It seems like every week there's a new video game scandal.


Here's A Contender For The Dumbest Gaming Hot Take Of 2019

Old media yells at cloud, saves gaming?


Twitter Creates The Hardest RPG Ever Made: Survive Beyonce

And shows that the medium is perfect for Choose Your Own Adventures.


5 Famous Video Game Disasters (And Why They Happened)

There has to be a reason these games turned out like this ... right?


No, EA, Loot Boxes Aren't The Same As Kinder Eggs

And they aren't fun!


Uh, There Is Now An Xbox-Scented Axe Body Wash

The PC version will come out in 2031.


5 Disturbing New Problems In Modern Video Games

This would've never happened if Ms. Pac-Man was still alive.