For example, hitting the side of the Sonic 3D Blast (1996) cartridge while it was slotted in the console would bring the game back to the Level Select screen, which Burton explained was the default exception handling for any unidentified processor error, such as when connectivity between the cartridge and the console's microprocessor was temporarily lost.In computer software, Easter eggs are secret responses that occur as a result of an undocumented set of commands.
Most Easter eggs are intentional - an attempt to communicate with the player or a way of getting even with management for a slight.
Easter eggs in video games have taken a variety of forms, from purely ornamental screens to aesthetic enhancements that change some element of the game during play.
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Technical issues may also create unintentional Easter eggs.