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Game Theory is Mythbusters for gamers! Are fatalities real? Where is Adventure Island? And what dark secrets lie in Earthbound? Every week, we separate the fact from the fiction in some of your favorite video games. Learn off-the-wall info while looking in-depth at the designer's decisions for old, new, and forgotten gems.

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Game Theory: Why Call of Duty Ghosts Should Terrify You

Video | Posted 36 weeks ago on 1/16
Love it or hate it, Call of Duty Ghosts certainly can predict the way we're all going to die.

Game Theory: What's Wrong with the AVGN?

Video | Posted 41 weeks ago on 12/14
A much as we laugh at the AVGN, there's a disturbing trend across his content, a string of symptoms pointing to severe mental and physical illnesses. Nerd, I hope you're watching, because Game Theory is worried about you!

Game Theory: Surviving the Assassin's Creed Leap of Faith

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 8/27
Assassin's Creed is known for some crazy stunts, none more so than the Leap of Faith. But can you REALLY jump off a building?

Game Theory: Companion Cube's Dark Secret

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 5/29
What sinister secret is hidden behind the Companion Cube's cute pink hearts?

Game Theory: The Metroid Morph Ball is LAME!

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 4/9
how does Samus fit into such a tiny space?

The Game Theorists: SGC Announcment!

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 3/23
The Game Theorists are coming out...to see you!

Game Theory: Why You're a Completionist

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 3/6
Why do we play games? And why do some gamers feel compelled to achievement hunt until they collect everything?

Game Theory: Why Final Fantasy is Anti-Religion

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 1/29
Are Final Fantasy games are actually against organized religion?

Game Theory: How Much is Minecraft Diamond Armor Worth?

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 12/23
Just how much money would a suit of Minecraft diamond armor actually be worth?? And more importantly, would diamond armor even work as armor or would it just be a piece of overpriced gemstone.

Game Theory: How Fast is Sonic the Hedgehog?

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 12/8
Just how fast can Sonic the Hedgehog actually run? Based on evidence from the Sonic video games, can this SEGA mascot really break the sound barrier? Game Theory takes its second look at the Sonic franchise.

Game Theory: Surviving the Assassin's Creed Leap of Faith

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 8/27
Assassin's Creed is known for some crazy stunts, none more so than the Leap of Faith. But can you REALLY jump off a building?

Game Theory: Companion Cube's Dark Secret

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 5/29
What sinister secret is hidden behind the Companion Cube's cute pink hearts?

Game Theory: The Metroid Morph Ball is LAME!

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 4/9
how does Samus fit into such a tiny space?

The Game Theorists: SGC Announcment!

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 3/23
The Game Theorists are coming out...to see you!

Game Theory: Why You're a Completionist

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 3/6
Why do we play games? And why do some gamers feel compelled to achievement hunt until they collect everything?

Game Theory: Why Final Fantasy is Anti-Religion

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 1/29
Are Final Fantasy games are actually against organized religion?

Game Theory: How Fast is Sonic the Hedgehog?

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 12/8
Just how fast can Sonic the Hedgehog actually run? Based on evidence from the Sonic video games, can this SEGA mascot really break the sound barrier? Game Theory takes its second look at the Sonic franchise.

Game Theory: Walking Dead, Killing Zombies

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 11/15
The Walking Dead, Dead Rising, and Left for Dead--all games about killing zombies

Game Theory - Boobs

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 2/22
Why are you reading this? It's about boobs. What more do you need? We're checking out the best breasts in gaming to see whose hoohas are 100% homegrown!

Game Theory - L.A. Noire: The Human Lie Detector

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 2/8
Can playing LA Noire make you into a human lie detector? Yes! Become an expert on body language with the help of MatPat and some special guest appearances!

Game Theory - Boobs

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 2/22
Why are you reading this? It's about boobs. What more do you need? We're checking out the best breasts in gaming to see whose hoohas are 100% homegrown!

Game Theory - Call of Duty: Modern War Crimes

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 1/25
Are the heroes in the Call of Duty franchise really war criminals? The Red Cross seems to think so and they want them tried for their crimes. Should they be?

Game Theory - Skyrim: On the Subject of Arrows and Knees

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 1/11
SCREWATTACK PREMIERE! - We're exposing the mastermind behind Skyrim's kneecap massacre. Game Theory looks at Viking culture in an attempt to blow the lid off this overused meme!

Game Theory: How Fast is Sonic the Hedgehog?

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 12/8
Just how fast can Sonic the Hedgehog actually run? Based on evidence from the Sonic video games, can this SEGA mascot really break the sound barrier? Game Theory takes its second look at the Sonic franchise.

Game Theory: Video Game Crossovers

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 9/14
Every video game shares the same universe, and that universe just so happens to be the real world. By tracing a path through video game crossovers, Game Theory proves that Kratos could appear in Starcraft alongside characters from Super Mario RPG...

Game Theory: Zelda, Potions and Power Bands

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 3/28
Link has some of the best items in gaming, but just how useful are they in real life? Are Hyrule's potions and power bands just scams aimed at stealing our hero's hard-earned Rupees?

Game Theory - Mass Effect 2: Zombie Shepard

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 3/10
We unearth the mysteries behind Mass Effect's Lazarus Project to see just how close we are to reanimating the dead, uncovering a potential plot twist for Mass Effect 3.

Game Theory: Pokemon, Jynx Justified

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 7/11
Is Jynx racist? After three episodes, Game Theory finally has the definitive answer to one of gaming's biggest controversies.

Game Theory: Donkey Kong Country, Banana Wars

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 5/11
Donkey Kong Country is one of the best platformers on the SNES, but it also has a dark secret. What do K. Rool, Klump, Krusha, and the rest of the Kremlings have to say about America's secret past? Get ready 'cause this sh** is bananas.

Game Theory: Mike Tyson's Techno Dance Party

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 4/25
SPORTS! Get ready to rumble as we take down the 8-bit Iron Mike Tyson. Can analyzing the Kid Dynamite's fights help ScrewAttack's Stuttering Craig KO Mike's NES equivalent? It's a 90's dance party as we Jock Jam our way through Punchout's Dream Bout.

Game Theory: Why Call of Duty Ghosts Should Terrify You

Video | Posted 36 weeks ago on 1/16
Love it or hate it, Call of Duty Ghosts certainly can predict the way we're all going to die.

Game Theory: What's Wrong with the AVGN?

Video | Posted 41 weeks ago on 12/14
A much as we laugh at the AVGN, there's a disturbing trend across his content, a string of symptoms pointing to severe mental and physical illnesses. Nerd, I hope you're watching, because Game Theory is worried about you!

Game Theory: Surviving the Assassin's Creed Leap of Faith

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 8/27
Assassin's Creed is known for some crazy stunts, none more so than the Leap of Faith. But can you REALLY jump off a building?

Game Theory: Why You're a Completionist

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 3/6
Why do we play games? And why do some gamers feel compelled to achievement hunt until they collect everything?

Game Theory: Why Final Fantasy is Anti-Religion

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 1/29
Are Final Fantasy games are actually against organized religion?

Game Theory: How Fast is Sonic the Hedgehog?

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 12/8
Just how fast can Sonic the Hedgehog actually run? Based on evidence from the Sonic video games, can this SEGA mascot really break the sound barrier? Game Theory takes its second look at the Sonic franchise.

Game Theory: Why the Official Zelda Timeline is Wrong

Video | Posted 1 year ago on 10/12
All video games share one universe. But not all video game universes are the same. The official Zelda timeline released by Nintendo proves it. But how?

Game Theory: Video Game Crossovers

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 9/14
Every video game shares the same universe, and that universe just so happens to be the real world. By tracing a path through video game crossovers, Game Theory proves that Kratos could appear in Starcraft alongside characters from Super Mario RPG...

Game Theory: The Problems with Peach

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 6/21
Mario games aren't platformers--they're elaborate role-play. We're delving into the twisted psyche of Princess Peach with the help of Ms. Pac-Man, kidnappers-for-hire, and Walt Disney. And PS. Super Mario Bros. 3? NEVER HAPPENED!

Game Theory: Mike Tyson's Techno Dance Party

Video | Posted 2 years ago on 4/25
SPORTS! Get ready to rumble as we take down the 8-bit Iron Mike Tyson. Can analyzing the Kid Dynamite's fights help ScrewAttack's Stuttering Craig KO Mike's NES equivalent? It's a 90's dance party as we Jock Jam our way through Punchout's Dream Bout.