April 22, 2015


New York is invaded by a bunch of 8-bit creatures, Space Invaders bricked cabs left and right. Pac-Man chomped his way through the city’s subway system.  (such as Donkey Kong and Pac-Man) Giant Tetris tiles match up with floors of skyscrapers. while gets a Tetris and blocks cleared entire floors. before the pixilation spreads and quickly takes over the whole world.

French filmmaker Patrick Jean had made several short animations before hitting the big time with (Pixels,2010). Patrick Jean directs, and the production house is OneMoreProduction. Jean’s film, was viewed 1 million times with the first 24 hours of its release and went on to collect some 30 awards, including the prestigious Annecy Crystal in 2011.

After the short film hit ,Chris Columbus decided to deal with the challenge to bring the idea to cinema. (Pixels,2015)Within the rarified realm of 1980s video game nostalgia, the narrative run when aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games, including Pac-ManDonkey Kong,CentipedeSpace InvadersArkanoid and Tetris. As a result of that USA President Will Cooper calls upon his best friend since childhood, former video game professional Sam Brenner to combat the video game characters