Ep 61 – Movie Games

Welcome to The Heroes Tavern. Grab a beer, pull up a chair and settle in for some game banter and laughs.

Lights, Camera, Action! It’s movie week at The Heroes Tavern. This week we through the topic of movies based on games and games based on movies into our heads, and recorded the mess that came out. Please sit back, relax, and enjoy.

With @HitThatRowdyy, @SpazRus and @TheBSMuffin. We are @HeroesTavernpod on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. You can email us at HeroesTavernPod@gmail.com. Visit our new website www.HeroesTavernPod.com

Time Stamps

  • 0:01:07 Intro, petitions, and The Simpsons
  • 0:09:24 A brief history of movie games and game movies
  • 0:11:24 Nicks opinion – Movie game viability
  • 0:15:51 Alternate story movie games
  • 0:17:03 Muppets Treasure Island
  • 0:21:08 Mortal Combat and Dead or Alive
  • 0:22:59 Tron and de-aging tech
  • 0:26:08 Harry Potter and Star Wars
  • 0:28:38 Book games, game books, then back to Star Wars
  • 0:30:43 Lego
  • 0:40:25 Guitar Hero and Rock Band…for some reason
  • 0:43:00 Movies based on games
  • 0:44:57 Tomb Raider
  • 0:47:35 Sonic and Pod Racer
  • 0:50:10 Alan Wake and Telltale
  • 0:51:13 Assassins Creed
  • 0:53:00 What game would make the best movie?
  • 0:57:32 Best movie/tv show to make a game of?
  • 0:59:58 Scarface Wii
  • 1:03:04 Pokemon and Digimon
  • 1:12:53 Wrap up and goodbye