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Watch: The Wire as an 8-bit video game

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Game adaptations of film and TV shows aren't always successful, but we're willing to bet that if someone made an 8-bit RPG based on HBO's The Wire, it'd be pretty awesome indeed.... read more

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Watch: The Wire as an 8-bit video game

Postby theaface » 11 Sep 2012, 08:07

Superb.
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Postby richomack360 » 11 Sep 2012, 09:13

Can they do "The Shield" but in the style of Two Crude Dudes / Streets of Rage 2 please
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Postby ted1138 » 11 Sep 2012, 10:25

Omar: "I'll do what I can to help y'all. But, the game's out there, and it's play or get played. That simple." 8)
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Postby You shlaaaag » 11 Sep 2012, 12:55

Absolutely superb. I do disagree that Season 2 was the worst season though. That honour goes to Season 5. But anyway this is a gaming website, not a TV site. so I'll hush up.
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Postby Black Mantis » 11 Sep 2012, 13:34

Superb! :lol:
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Postby ensabahnur » 11 Sep 2012, 15:28

I preferred the Game of Thrones one they did where one of your options were "incest".


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Postby razors edge » 11 Sep 2012, 17:22

Well, sheeeeit.
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Postby obidanshinobi » 11 Sep 2012, 17:54

Where's Wallace ?
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Postby Sleepaphobic » 11 Sep 2012, 20:05

richomack360 wrote:Can they do "The Shield"

Hells ya, The Shield makes fun of The Wire.
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