Cracked Archive - Video Games

6 Accidentally Awesome Glitches in Famous Video Games

Our ongoing series to find the whimsical magic that is created when just a few lines of code go awry.


29 Video Game Mashups Too Awesome to Exist

We asked our readers to give us video game blue balls, and visualize our wildest dreams.


If Recent Video Games Were More Realistic

When you think about it, video games really do ask a lot of us when it comes to believing in the little universes they've created.


6 Video Games That Put Insane Detail Into Stuff You Missed

The coolest details in your favorite games probably went completely unnoticed.


6 Storytelling Problems Video Games Still Can't Fix

Awhole heck of a lot of games do storytelling wrong, and they all share weaknesses that need to be stamped out.


7 Reasons "Gamergate" Proves Humanity is Doomed

These people claiming to represent gamers is like a cannibal claiming to represent eaters.


4 Ways Gamers Still Suck at Dealing With Women

I've noticed a few problem areas where us chronically underrepresented straight, white males could stand to improve -- or, at the very least, just recognize.


5 Things I Learned as the Internet's Most Hated Person

Hi. My name is Zoe Quinn. Long story short, the Internet spent the last month hating me.


6 Bizarrely Sexual Easter Eggs Lurking in Kids' Video Games

Since most of these games were made before instant Internet porn became a thing, some of the developers had to express their most basic desires anywhere they could ... like, for example, in some innocent children's game.


6 Video Games Invented Inside Other Video Games

The best examples combine vengeance and interspecies eroticism, but apparently I'm not allowed to write about that


5 Horrifying Details You Never Noticed in Famous Video Games

When we look back at our harmless games, all the rose-colored glasses in the world couldn't hide the blood.


The 7 Most Needlessly Terrifying Video Game Covers

Don't you wish game companies would let the designers have a bit of artistic freedom? Yeah? Be careful what you wish for.


4 Video Games That Are Actually Worthy of a Movie Adaptation

What follows are the four most enticing ideas for video game movies I was able to scour from the depths of the comment section, ranked in no particular order save for the way they tickle my whiskey-addled imagination.


4 iPhone Games That Clearly Hate the Player (Tested)

I spent a day trapped inside the top-grossing games like a smartphone Houdini, and as a service to Cracked readers, I worked out some better replacements.