Now, The Matrix obviously features a computer simulated world that was created at some indeterminate point in the 21st century. Thankfully, the technology was clearly advanced enough to create a high definition one-to-one remake of the entire globe, but imagine if the machines had taken over in 1991 instead.
If that was the case, their simulated world might have ended up looking a bit like Cinefix's 8-Bit The Matrix video. In it we see Neo battle the machines in strict two-dimensional side-scrolling action. Check it out below:
One thing's for sure. There's no room for flashy 360 degree bullet-time tomfoolery in this version of The Matrix.
For more of their retro-redos of popular films, make sure to head over to CineFix's 8-Bit Cinema.
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