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Movie reviews for the gaming fiend; put down the controller in lieu of these films about gamers, VR-focused documentaries and adaptations of your favorite video games.

Two Popular Video Games Turned into Live-Action Films
Popular video games turned into live-action films has been a favorite thing to do. Two films are getting released Detective Pikachu Pokémon and Sonic the Hedgehog. In my opinion, Detective Pikachu Pok...
Jose Gabriel5 months ago
The Sonic Movie. Could a Toon Design Actually Work in Live-Action?
Oh, boy; here we go. So a couple of weeks ago we got our first glimpse at Sonic’s design for next year's Sonic movie, and well, it’s sure a sight to behold. Those juicy legs look like they could crack...
Ossiana Tepfenhart8 months ago
The 10 Worst Movies Based on Video Games Ever Made
Movie producers take inspiration from just about every facet of life. They have made movies about serial killers, movies based on comic books, and also movies based on urban legends. With the advent o...
Jamie Papworth10 months ago
Why 'Final Fantasy' Should Be the Next MCU
I think I speak for most of the gaming community when I express my pity for anyone who's never experienced a good game or two. Many are the times I've gifted my girlfriend with an in-depth lecture on ...
Mikyah Henderson10 months ago
'Persona 5' Animation Episode 1 Review
Persona 5 Episode 1 What's the Main Idea? Deep in an underground police facility, the police are brutally beating and drugging a young man believed to be Joker, the leader of the infamous Phantom Thie...
Scott Alexander10 months ago
This 'Uncharted' Short Film Is the Only One We Need
(SMALL SPOILER ALERT FOR THE SHORT FILM - SOME PLOT DETAILS ARE MENTIONED.) Video game to film adaptations are, to be frank, rarely any good at all. Even those that fair slightly better with audiences...
Peter Pa year ago
'Tomb Raider' (2018)
Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she seeks for the island where her father disappeared. Genre: Action/Adventure Country: ...
Nick Falknera year ago
Video Game Movies
When I was growing up, the first movie that used video games as a major plot device was The Wizard. You might remember that movie starring Fred Savage, where a major secret was given away in Super Mar...
Tom Bacona year ago
'Warcraft' Review: No Mere "Stale Fantasy Trope"
The story of Warcraft begins in 1994, with the release of the first Warcraft PC game. Since then, the franchise has expanded across a seemingly never ending range of games, novels, MMORPGs and even a ...
Paul Zunigaa year ago
Can the 'Resident Evil' Franchise Reboot Fix the Mistakes Made By the Original?
Resident: The Final Chapter brought the original franchise to a close, but now Resident Evil is getting a reboot. A six-movie deal is in the works, with Greg Russo penning a script. In addition to Rus...
Dustin Murphya year ago
Blood, Gore, and Screams: 8 Survival-Horror Games That Deserve a Movie
As the size of the gaming community grows, so does the amount of varied games we get, and their ability to capture fans into multiple genres. There's no doubt that like movies, games are filled with g...
Matthew Baileya year ago
Grease The Gears: 'Gears Of War' Movie Adaptation To Be Penned By Writer of 'Avatar 2' & 'Armageddon'
Okay, okay let's take a moment to breathe and remember that even though we've faced decades of shoddy video game film adaptations things are bound to get better. In nearly every video game that we've ...
Tyler Callawaya year ago
Will 'Five Night's At Freddy's' Be The Start Of A New Film Genre Based On Indie Horror Games?
Recently, the hit indie horror game franchise Five Nights At Freddys received some great news on the Hollywood front, being picked up by horror movie giant Blumhouse. This is the perfect situation for...
Matthew Bailey2 years ago
What Should A Suicide Squad Game Look Like In A World Where Arkham Knight Exists?
Hopefully by now, everyone reading this is aware of the fact that Suicide Squad has been released (at least here in the United States), and it has been met with some - what's the best word for terribl...
The 'Assassin's Creed' Movie: Glorious or Tragic?
Assassin's Creed. A massive, ambitious and complex video game franchise that has finally gotten a cinematic adaption. Of course, I am saying this with joy and fear simultaneously. With the first trail...
Tyler Callaway2 years ago
This Is How Sony Is Going To Make a Successful 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Movie
Sega announced in February that they would be working with Sony Entertainment to bring Sonic the Hedgehog to life on the big screen. The movie is going to be a live action/CGI hybrid that will see the...
Jay Vergara2 years ago
Modder Remasters 'Shenmue: The Movie' and It's Pretty Amazing
Shenmue was a hell of a game. It had an immersive world and interesting story line tied with some pretty fun game play mechanics. It was one of a handful of games that shone on the Sega Dreamcast and ...
Patricia Sarkar2 years ago
Which Game Franchises Are Destined for Mixed Reality?
We’ve seen about two years’ worth of virtual reality gaming now, and already a couple months’ worth of augmented reality on mobile devices. Together, VR and AR make up the mixed reality medium — the h...