The Best Fan-Made Video Game Films


Do you like video games? Do you like movies? Do you like movies based on video games? Well our friends at 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

Killzone: Intercept

Fallout: Nuka Break

PAC-MAN the Movie

The Legend of Zelda (1987)

Mortal Kombat: Rebirth


About the author: Ben Fraley
Ben Fraley.
Between teaching high school English and Theatre and partaking in that rare luxury some call sleep, Ben Fraley likes to let his mind roam in the mystical lands of video games. From the fields of...  Read more...


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