The 16-Bit Fifth Element Game We Never Had

By Kotaku on at

Too bad that Luc Besson's shiny sci-fi epic The Fifth Element came out in 1997 and slightly missed the 16-bit era. As the latest 8-bit Cinema short by Cinefix shows, it could have been a pretty cool licensed 2D action game, something similar to Flashback or Blackthorne.

Here's the clip with every major scene from the movie, converted into 2D awesomeness:

The Fifth Element - 8 Bit Cinema [Cinefix, YouTube]