Video games are full of Easter eggs. You know this already. You've played these games for hours and hours on end and know all their secrets. But this list of video game Easter eggs and hidden features has over 100 items! From all kinds of games! So yeah, you know GTA is full of Easter eggs, but do you know about all 102 of the Easter eggs hidden in video games on this list? Let's find out!
According to Wikipedia an Easter egg is "an intentional inside joke, hidden message or feature in a work such as a computer program, video game, movie, or book." The term was coined at Atari by personnel who were alerted to the presence of a secret message which had been hidden by game designer Warren Robinett in his already widely distributed game, Adventure. Some of the best video game Easter eggs are in classic games, but it seems gamers are constantly discovering new cool Easter eggs in modern games as well.
It would be nearly impossible to list every single Easter egg found in video games, and it's likely that hundreds still have yet to be discovered, but here are some of best we’ve found. Vote up the best video game hidden features and Easter eggs below, then get back to gaming and uncover some more!
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Super Mario Portraits Appear in Courtyard in Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of TimePhoto: Nintendo
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Playable Atari Games on Nuketown 2025 in Call of Duty: Black Ops IIPhoto: Activision
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Psycho Mantis Knows What You Like in Real-Life in Metal Gear SolidPhoto: Konami
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Contest Winner Chris Houlihan's Room in The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the PastPhoto: Nintendo
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A Turkey As Assassin at the Davenport Homestead in Creed 3Photo: Ubisoft
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Find the Beating Heart of Liberty City in Grand Theft Auto IVPhoto: Rockstar Games