Homeland as an 8-bit video game

College Humor gets all paranoid with its latest RPG parody

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I'm a huge fan of the College Humor videos that take popular TV shows and turn them into old-school Nintendo 8-bit role-playing-games. Previous videos have parodied Game of Thrones, Lost, The Wire, Doctor Who and Breaking Bad.

Their latest video gives the RPG treatment to Showtime's Homeland series. I have to admit, I haven't seen the show yet (I don't pay for Showtime and it's not streaming on Netflix yet), so some of these jokes go past me. But if you're a fan of the show and RPGs, you'll love this:

[Downton Abbey as an 8-bit Nintendo video game and Nintendo to combine portable, home console dev teams]


Keep up the good work, College Humor!

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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