Posted on Friday, August 19th, 2011 by Germain Lussier
With the amount of people making documentaries about awesome subjects right now, the film community needs to collectively cross their fingers so maybe we’ll get to see them completed and released. We recently wrote about Just Like Being There, which focuses on gig posters, My Other Me, which focuses on cosplay and Toy Masters, which is about He-Man. I’m sure that’s not even scratching the surface. Case in point, we’ve just come across the trailer another niche, geek documentary called Beyond the Game. The film is being produced by Animatronic Ackbar and tells the story not only of video game culture, but the effects video game culture has had on society. Plus it seems to have a particular focus on fighting games like Street Fighter II and Mortal Kombat.
And yes, that’s a photo of someone DJing with a Nintendo DS and Game Boy.
If we’re going by the trailer, this should be a kick ass, exciting documentary. Check it out and learn more about it after the jump.