This week Nick and I are joined by Jorge Albor and Scott Juster of the Experience Points podcast to discuss how video games fare as live action properties.
Some of these films are homages, some are there to support their franchise, some are both. Most are better than what we have seen on the big screen.
If you want to follow along at home, you can locate all of the films that we discuss on YouTube:
+ Assassin’s Creed: Lineage
+ Mortal Kombat: Legacy
+ Portal: No Escape
This podcast is also available via iTunes.
Our podcast contributors:
G. Christopher Williams is the Multimedia Editor at PopMatters.com. You can find his weekly updates featured at the Neuromance blog.
Nick Dinicola is also a regular contributor to the Moving Pixels blog and appears regularly on the Game Hounds podcast.
Jorge Albor is a contributor to the Moving Pixels blog at PopMatters.com. You can also find his writing and podcasts at ExperiencePoints.net.
Scott Juster writes for the Moving Pixels blog at PopMatters.com and at ExperiencePoints.net.
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