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Submitted by Jackhass 1491d ago | article

Video Game Characters' Excuses for Our Terrible Playing

What if the characters in the games were forced to justify your lame gaming skills? What if your favorite character in a fighting game had to explain to the other fighters why he spent the entire tournament spamming a single combo? How would a soldier from Call of Duty justify his cheesy camping to his teammates? We may not care about our own reps when we play like jerks, but let's take a moment to consider how it affects those poor shmucks on-screen. (Culture, Mario Kart: Double Dash!!, Mortal Kombat, Nintendo DS, PS3, Retro, StarCraft, Street Fighter 2, Wii, Xbox 360)

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