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Video Games Have Always Been Funny

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The recent previews for High On Life have gotten some pretty divisive reactions online. Some love the quips and the novelty of having weapons that talk to the player.

Meanwhile, other people find the game unbelievably annoying with a gun and knife that won't shut up. While I personally find myself on the optimistic side of things, I can completely understand why a lot of people aren't as excited about High On Life.

It even prompted some particularly ornery gamers to declare that video games aren't and have never been funny. And I have to say that I disagree.

Video games are naturally funny, they just aren't written that way. Related: The Chaotic Brilliance Of Half-Life's Barneys That isn't to say that there aren't well written games that are funny.

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