The 6 Best Video-Game Experiments Of 2012

A spin through the weird, wonderful ways people experimented with video games, creating everything from glitch art to a virtual Lego builder to a psychedelic look at relativity
Glitches in games are usually a bummer. But Rosa Menkman makes surreal art through a video game that's meant to be glitched out. Rosa Menkman via Co.Design

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The narrative possibilities in video games are endless, even if there are a few well-worn tropes (save the princess, shoot that guy). But what about the really unexpected ways games are used? We’ve rounded up some of the most compelling video-game experiments in 2012. Enjoy.

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