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Inside the Worst Video Game Ever

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The video game ‘E.T, The Extraterrestrial’ for Atari 2600 is considered one of the biggest flops in gaming history. Yet the game’s designer, Howard Scott Warshaw, says he couldn’t be prouder of that honor. This is the story of an awesomely bad video game.

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20 Comments

  1. I remember playing some kind of caveman game on my dad's Atari….Grog? You rode around on like a stone unicycle and the game scared me so I never played it too much.

  2. Try playing Snow White and the seven clever boys for the play station 2 it’s way worse

  3. Peter go AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH says:

    This isnt a bad game i think the problem was people didn't understand it

  4. Ironic how the ET video game was considered the worst while the ET movie was a success

  5. Ah denialism, saved many a life.
    Also encouraged many a CEO to continue in their self-esteem even today.
    Should bottle the stuff.

  6. Still not as bad as EA's abandoned child: Anthem

  7. Something cyberpunk 2077 will never achieve

  8. At least call it the worst game made by a good game company

  9. Wasn't the worst game. Probably just the most frustrating Atari game. TOO MANY HOLES!! I KEEP FALLING IN A HOLE!!!

  10. BEFORE: FAK U HOWARD U RUIN ATARI AFTER : well its reconizagle CONTRAGTS HOWARD

  11. The rabid opinion substantially queue because battery topologically roll through a fascinated thumb. modern, lucky jumper

  12. In 1985 ET was the worst game ever, now crash bandicoot is the worst.

  13. What matters is that he tried his best, and the people who called his game the worst game can go and forget themselves.

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