Remember sitting in your living room for hours trying to defeat Shao Kahn on Master difficulty? Do you remember battling for hours trying to defeat the all-powerful and challenging boss at the end of Call of Duty: Black Ops or Red Dead Redemption? Of course not. Why? Because there aren’t any. When it comes to great battles, the classics come out on top 3/4 of the time. The reason: Video games have gone soft.