Downton Abbey as an 8-bit Nintendo video game

If Nintendo teamed up with Masterpiece Theater, you'd get this game

If you're fans of the English drama "Downton Abbey" and old-school video games, then you're going to love this mash-up.

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Break out your white gloves and knowledge of bouillon spoons, because it's time to play "Downton Abbey: The Video Game", for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. Actually, it's just a parody video of what such a game would look like, but I have faith that someone out there might actually try and make such a game.

[What if The Hunger Games took place in a library? and The Olympics in 8-bit video game format]

Although after what happened last night on the series, I'd probably add some more pathos to the game. Also, more Lady Edith.

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his ITworld.tv blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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