Can Games Be Art? BORING. Let's Ask The Harder Question: Can Art Be Games?Patricia Hernandez12/03/12 9:30pmFiled to: HumorArtGames85EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink I thought we put the stupid "can games be art" thing to rest when games critic Jimmy Brindle revealed that games can never be art so long as games fail to embrace flaccid penises. Real Art, unlike video games, is defined by flaccid penises. But now that the issue of 'can games be art' has reared it's ugly head again, it was time for game developer Sophie Houlden to take a stand and force us to look at the real question that people should be asking instead: can art be games?