Now go outside and look at the sky.
If you've ever played a video game that tried to give you some sort of backstory to what is going on, you've probably come in contact with this phenomenon: Horrible Voice Acting.
I don't think that there is any other medium where a million-dollar product can have such poor production values as seen (or actually heard) in video games.
Flat I-am-reading-this-for-the-first-time acting is pretty much the norm. And Audio Atrocities is documenting some of these jewels of the performing arts for your pleasure. Check out this game. Or this one!