Box Office Pixels

January 23rd, 2010 by |

Originally, I was going to write up a silly post comparing Conan O’Brien and Jay Leno to the Thor vs. Superman fight from JLA/Avengers, but halfway into that write-up it hit me how it was too stupid, even for me. With that botched, I feel the need to post something.

Many of you know of Something Awful and their Photoshop Phridays. Recently, they did a two-parter with the theme being “Movies + Video Game Names”. The concept is taking a movie poster/DVD cover/whatever and altering it so that the title is that of an existing videogame. For instance, changing the title of Footloose to Dance Dance Revolution or changing Hell Comes to Frogtown to Battletoads. It’s simple and lacks excessive Photoshop skill (or Paint Shop Pro skill in my case), but leads to some very funny and creative images. Here’s part one and part two.

A couple of my entries made it in, which rocks, but in the end I had way too much fun making these and couldn’t stop myself. Here’s a gallery of what I’ve done to waste my time.

But yeah! So, Jerry Seinfeld is one of the few celebrities who supported Jay Leno and Seinfeld is also really big into Superman. And Superman used to fight alongside the Legion of Superheroes member Karate Kid while Jay Leno did a movie with Pat Morita! And Conan had a skit where Thor was an office temp and…

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5 comments to “Box Office Pixels”

  1. If they really used Jeff Falcon for the marketing, I miiiiight give Guitar Hero the time of day. Because Jeff Falcon is SUPER COOL.

  2. Haha, I hadn’t seen the Vigilante 8 one before.

    Who gets Double Dragon honors?

  3. The King of Fighters is perfect.

  4. If we ever meet, remind me that I need to buy you a drink for that “WWF Attitude” edit. XD

  5. Capcom totally missed the boat by not having Blade vs Demitri.