Do you like video games? Do you like movies? Do you like movies based on video games? Well our friends at Mandatory.com have put together a list of the best fan-made films based on some of the biggest games, like The Legend of Zelda, Pac-Man, Portal, Mortal Kombat, and Sonic the Hedgehog. From literal transcriptions of game plots to indie-cred interpretations that would make Wes Anderson wet himself, these fan films run the gamut. Some of these short films garnered Hollywood interest, and one even sparked a television show script.
Take some time and check them out. Trust me, it’ll help wash the taste of Max Payne out of your mouth.
Portal: No Escape
Modern Warfare: Frozen Crossing
Street Fighter: Legacy
Fallout: Nuka Break
PAC-MAN the Movie
The Legend of Zelda (1987)
Mortal Kombat: Rebirth