THE COLLISION – Episode 23: Video Games and WRECK-IT RALPH

     November 4, 2012

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This week on The Collision, we’ll be talking about video games, why they tend to suck when they’re made into movies, if movies based on video games can be better, and if their increasingly cinematic nature prevents them from moving between mediums.  We also get into a surprisingly contentious argument about Wreck-It Ralph.  Finally, in honor of this week’s topic, we recommend some video games instead of movies.

Click here to listen to the new episode of The Collision, click here for the previous episode (“Expectations and Cloud Atlas), click here to add the podcast to your RSS, and click here to find us on iTunes. To keep up to date with The Collision, you can follow us on Twitter at @MattGoldberg, @AdamChitwood, and @DrClawMD (Dave Trumbore). Hit the jump to check out the trailers for this week’s recommendations.

Adam’s Recommendation: Assassin’s Creed III

Dave’s Recommendation: Ico / Shadow of the Colossus

Matt’s Recommendation: Okami

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