Cracked Archive - Video Games
We've always said that if you can't succeed, at least try to fail in an entertaining way.
- By Ed Stevens
Video games are one of the most enduring wastes of time out there, but what happens when you master a game so thoroughly that it no longer poses a challenge?
There are often some mighty disturbing implications, not to mention collateral damage, behind even the simplest of actions in video games.
Developers go through the trouble of creating a frighteningly elaborate Easter egg knowing that only a select few will forever be changed by it..
Let's again take time to gaze into the horrors that can lurk beneath innocent layers of code.
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Hats off to these, the dedicated, talented hackers who have contributed more to the gaming world than entire offices full of professionals.
- By Raoni Lacerda
Occasionally, crazy fan theories make a sobering amount of sense, sometimes more so than the actual games they're derived from.
When a video game makes an error, the results are often unusual if not hilarious.
These fan-improved versions of classic games are almost all entirely free, available to you right now.
In case the only video game twist ending you know is misspelling.
There's no guarantee that any of these games would have been good, but it's still intriguing as hell.
With all of reality available to warp and twist into whatever shape we like, some people prefer to use video games to do the most boring stuff possible.
These are the amazing little flourishes that simultaneously wow us with their obsessive compulsion and provide a powerful rejoinder to the argument that soaring game budgets are both necessary and entirely justified.
- By Karl Smallwood
The eager pirate boots up the game, grabs his dual-wielded machine pistols, pulls the trigger, and ... sprays a barrage of chickens through the air.
- By Andrew Heaton