From the golden era of 8-bit gaming to our modern, cinematic blockbusters, the road of video game storytelling has been packed with twists. Some plot curveballs are visible from a mile away, while others pop up out of nowhere with a pleasant surprise. Some, however, are like opening up a pudding cup and discovering that it’s expired, isn’t chocolate, and is possibly bad story twist-flavored. This is a collection of the most groan-inducing, frustrating, and cheesy twists in video games. Obviously, spoilers lie ahead.