Have you ever discovered something in a game that actually had nothing to do with the storyline but it was awesome anyway? That’s called an Easter egg, and gaming companies are including them more than ever before. The type of Easter egg you find within a game is heavily based on the genre of the game. So if you’re playing Resident Evil, good luck with the surprises!
There are hundreds of Easter eggs within the gaming industry, and this is why we thought it would be the appropriate time to share with you our ten top picks for the creepiest Easter eggs.
Mortal Kombat 9
The Mortal Kombat franchise is well known for its uncensored gore and violent fatalities for over two decades now. Yet in its ninth instalment in 2011, players of the game got the fright of their life when a surprising jump scare hit their screen.
Not only does the monster pop up on to the screen, it screams! Giving nearly every single Mortal Kombat player heart attack. There are many questions as to why the picture of a Krypt monster appears to the player whilst casually selecting what level to play, but one thing is for sure – it will remain in everybody’s memory.