Quick-Quack: Why I Love Terrible Games

I recently played a game for the first time. I joined a match with some fellow TAYters. It was space marines vs dinosaurs, and I joined the dinosaur team hoping to satiate my primal need to destroy everything as a giant thunder lizard. Instead I spawned as a poodle-sized dinosaur with TNT strapped to it. I tried to… » 2/28/14 8:50am 2/28/14 8:50am

Quick-Quack: Good Bad Games are Giving Bad Games a Bad Good Name

I got a sickness. I love playing bad games. I don't know why, but if you hand me $60 I won't buy the newest AAA title with rave reviews. No, I'll go to the depths of the bargain bin and pull out three or four of the most vile pieces of entertainment I can find. Why? Like I said, I'm sick, but boy oh boy do I enjoy… » 2/24/14 8:45am 2/24/14 8:45am

Can Video Games Be So Bad That They're Good?

I'd wager it's safe to say that, when it comes to entertainment, we all enjoy at least a few things that we really shouldn't. Who hasn't gathered their friends around for a joyous viewing of something like "Troll 2" or "Plan 9 From Outer Space"? Personally, I adore terrible movies and music. Whether it's waiting for… » 1/25/14 8:11pm 1/25/14 8:11pm