It's never clear how video game bosses ascended to their positions. We just kind of go with it and find the shiny spot we're supposed to shoot. But you can't help but feel sorry for some of these guys.
Some Easter Eggs have no discernible purpose other than making the player question their sanity.
Cutting scenes from games isn't so easy, so the code is usually lurking around in there for you to find, if it's not sitting right out in the open in some early or foreign edition of the game. This can lead to some bizarre discoveries ...
TV shows and movies have never been shy about spinning new franchises off of supporting characters. We asked you to show us what it might look like if video games did the same.
We know that video games are not, by their nature, strictly for children. But that's why we have a rating system for them. Of course, sometimes that's not enough to stop the unnatural, keening screams coming from inside the house.
Public Service Announcements are still somehow the best we've got for teaching people how not to harm themselves, or at least for educating normal people how dumb people are harming themselves. We asked you to show us what they'd look like inside video games where the world is often actively trying to kill us.
No bad plan can ever approach the convoluted strategies employed by video game villains.
When we're playing video games, we don't really think much about the people who make them. So maybe it's no surprise that game developers come up with devious and quite frankly insane ways to insert their faces in hidden spots of the game.
It's kind of like that old man with the shovel in 'Home Alone.'
Video game characters are unique game to game, but some things seem so universal that there has to be classes somewhere.