Cracked Archive - Video Games

5 Bizarre Realities Of Video Game Universes We Just Accept

We know and accept that video games aren't supposed to reflect reality. But some of the ways in which they differ are downright ridiculous.


5 Reasons Superheroes Make Terrible Video Game Characters

On paper, the superhero video game seems like a genre that would produce perfect blend after perfect blend of established characters and fun. But, well ...


6 Videogames Where You Get To Commit War Crimes (And Worse!)

Sometimes, the worst virtual war crimes are committed by our so-called 'heroes.'


7 Ways Video Games Sucked (That Kids Know Nothing About)

Playing games has never been easier or smoother than it is right now, because the industry has had decades to iron out all the catastrophic garbage.


6 Alternate Points Of View On Video Games You Can't Unsee

Beneath the surface, many of your favorite games are a chaotic pile of code barely held together by the work of sleep-deprived programmers.


6 Completely Insane (But Totally Playable) Video Game Mods

You know what the little guys have that all the big studio money could never buy? Madness.


5 Reasons Gaming Is Being Ruined By Hype For Its Games

Games are hyped to an absurd degree, then inevitably fail to deliver, kind of like if losing your virginity was a multi-billion-dollar industry.


4 Things Gamers Think Are Important (But Aren't)

What gamers think they want is actually just a bunch of malarkey.


6 Insane Details In Video Games (For The .01% Who Noticed)

Join us as we continue throwing our lives away, helplessly chronicling each and every bizarre little secret that has ever been rendered in pixels.


5 Video Game Easter Eggs That Were Absurdly Hard To Find

Sometimes, game developers go way beyond 'a fun little secret,' and venture firmly into 'paranoid recluse hiding jars of his own urine' territory.


Brilliant Glitches That (Accidentally) Satirize Video Games

Like a doctor having to invent a whole new procedure to get a Pokemon-shaped vibrator out of your butt, sometimes glitches end up being the best part of the game.


Science Officially Determines Who The Best Ninja Turtle Is

There was a lot of pizza being eaten during this extremely scientific study.


The Voice Acting In NBA 2K15 Is Catastrophically Beautiful

No matter how much you want to, you can't bring yourself to mute the game.


6 Video Games That Came Bundled With Filthy, Filthy Lies

We're reasonably sure that the most ingenious 'video game plot' these days is the one designed to scam you.