We Asked The Red Carpet: Were Old Video Games Actually Bad? Or Good?Stephen Totilo2/16/12 11:00pm1851EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink I have a nearly irrational dislike for retro video games. I assume most of the old "classics" wasted my youth with their needlessly bottomless pits and/or a hunger for my quarters. Do old video games deserve my scorn? Will no one speak up for the quality of these things?