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Sometimes they're entertaining, and sometimes they make you want to throw your controller across the room in frustration, but any way you look at it, glitches are an ever-present part of the gaming experience. Despite thousands of hours of play testing and millions of lines of code, almost no game is safe from the occasional technological breakdown. We combed the web to find video evidence of the most egregious and laughable errors. Here are the most notable gameplay glitches of 2012.
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The Most Rewarding Glitch Ever – Borderlands 2
Bad News Bears – MLB 2K12
The Man In The Box – Max Payne 3
Wield The Dog – Dragon's Dogma
Pinata Head – Sniper Elite V2
The Bashful Conversation – Mass Effect 3
Attack of the Killer Head – NeverDead
The Dancing Readcoat – Assassin's Creed III
Spawning Into Oblivion – Medal of Honor: Warfighter
Singing Dogs – Far Cry 3
Super Domestic Violence – Dishonored
The Hercules Check – NHL 13
The Glitch of the Year
The Player Impact Engine – FIFA 13
We normally award the Glitchie to one specific glitch, but this year the FIFA 13 physics engine was the gift that kept on giving. Take a look at this amazing greatest hits collection of crazy animation glitches.
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That Borderlands 2 one is pretty swell.
The FIFA 13 glitches were hilarious!
I got a few bugs in the Lego LoTR game, apperantly, some achievements won't unlock and I have all treasures from one level, yet the game doesn't give me either the mithril brick, or it stays in 0/3.
I remember that FIFA glitch video.
Isn't MoH all glitches?
What, no 007 Legends? Ah, well. Anyway, the winner is the best. I don't thinks that's how physics works at all. No wonder there are so many soccer riots every year.
The Dishonored one had me dieing.
Haha, nice :)
The Dishonored one was definitely my favorite.
ya, whenever you look up sniper elite v2 its just nbns
I just realized the hilarity of the "trophy" for the Glitchies. "He looks like Jesus!" Classic.
The NHL Hercules Check was great, but even better was watching EA Canada's reaction video. EA gets a ton of bad rep for being crappy with the community and with their abysmal customer support, but EA Canada's response was pretty funny.
That Max Payne 3 one...
FIFA 13 shows how soccer would have been in the Matrix.
Love the Epic Clothes Line that Goalie delivers