Videogames has entertained us for decades. It’s a gateway to another world that allows us to forget all about stress and real life problems. As the years have passed, videogames have also evolved into a medium that connects you deeply with the characters you play in the games.
From amazing storytelling to immersive gameworlds, games today has them all and can take you along for a journey that no other entertainment medium to provide. There are so many great games that we can name who has achieved to do this.
However, not every game could manage to do this and today we look 15 of the worst possible games ever made that give the medium and games a bad name. If you’ve played all of the mentioned games below, it’s safe to say you know what hell looks like.
1. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is regarded as one of the worst video games ever made. The game which released during the 1982 holidays was based on Steven Spielberg’s well received movie of the same name. Atari had high expectations from this game and they expected to sell at least 5 million copies. The game however sold a disappointing number of only 1.5 million copies. Many buyers even returned the cartridges of the game back to Atari as they didn’t like the game.
Although the movie received positive reviews and accolades, the game was bombarded with negative reviews. The game was also given the title of ‘Worst game of all times’ by PC Gamer, FHM magazine and Electronic Gaming Monthly. E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial even featured in “Top Ten Worst Movie Games” list by GameTrailers. It was ranked at the second position in the list after Charlie’s Angel.