The entirety of human history is based on myths, legends, and supernatural machinations for unexplainable things. Video games are no different. Just spend 5 minutes on the internet on gaming sites, and you’ll find a handful of urban legends and myths about games that are being hotly debated, even to this day.
Now, with the internet of things, it’s pretty easy to debunk some of these, but at one point in gaming history, these were legitimately believed. Sadly, none of these are true, including the whole secret code to make Lara Croft naked in the first Tomb Raider.