For much of modern history, video games have become a part of our daily lives. There’s not a single person in this world that doesn’t know what video games are and only a few have never played them. Because of this, video game developers are willing to pay lots of money to make sure that they’re great as they are. Though, it seems that the real story isn’t the video game itself, but what happens behind it. In the list below, you’ll find a few surprising back stories behind some of the biggest names in video game history.
1. Final Fantasy
Hironobu Sakaguchi, the brains behind the world renowned Final Fantasy games, chose the name because the game was a last-ditch effort to save his career. The game, however, would go on to become the critical success that it is today.