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Submitted by Pozzle 769d ago | opinion piece

10 Classic Movies That Should Have Been Video Games

WC writes: You know what sucks just as bad as awful movie adaptations of video games? Equally terrible video game adaptations of popular film franchises.

The majority of game adaptations are somewhere between mediocre and abysmal, with a few notable exceptions:Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay, and Goldeneye. It seems that most developers are willing to settle for creating a run-of-the mill first person shooter or beat-em-up instead of playing to each respective IP’s strengths and creating an immersive, faithful experience. Luckily, there are a number of classic movies that have yet to have a worthwhile game. Let’s daydream for a bit, shall we?

Here are 10 classic movies that could become great video games. (Culture)

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