Cracked Archive - Video Games

5 Shameless Lies Video Game Companies Got Away With (Almost)

Your favorite hobby is built on a foundation of ballsy lies.


How A Typo Screwed Up One Of History's Worst Video Games

Behold, the timeless tale of Alien vs. Spelling Error.


5 Crazy True Crime Stories Involving Video Games

These video game related crimes are very real and very weird.


5 Crazy Ways The Real World's Changing Thanks To Video Games

Video games aren't real life ... but that doesn't mean they can't affect reality.


This 'Westworld' Game Sure Looks Like A 'Fallout' Ripoff

These violent delights have litigious ends.


5 Ways Video Games Lie To You To Make You Feel Badass

Video games might be the one place in your life where you feel unstoppable ... or at least, they used to be.


5 Times Video Games Tackled Mature Issues (And Failed Hard)

Sometimes a video game's attempt to tackle the more delicate issues just plain falls short.


How Young Gamers Can Quietly Ruin Their Parents' Finances

More and more parents are going into debt over microtransactions.


5 Hilarious Stories From The Early Days Of Video Games

It's nice when we find proof that the teams that made our favorite games had fun behind the scenes.


This Lego Adaptation Of 'Dark Souls' Is Weirdly Perfect

Who knew that disturbing headless figures and Legos could mix so well?


21 Video Game Ads And Packages That Tell The Painful Truth

Maybe check these out before clicking ‘purchase.’


The Stupid, Stupid Logic Behind Video Games, Explained

It’s like somebody decided that making sense would make these games less fun.


The Completely Insane Scene From The New 'Harry Potter' Game

'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' isn't just a bad game. It also gives us the darkest moment in video game history.


The Crazy Coincidence That Saved Video Games Forever

What saved the video game market slump? A bizarre chain of events that started with one businessman throwing a temper tantrum.


5 Gamers Who Turned Trolling Into An Artform

If you're extremely old, you might remember the days when internet trolling was fun and imaginative and done purely for laughs.