Gaming's biggest movie rip-offs

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Perpetrator: Mortal Kombat | Arcade

Speaking of which, have a look at this shot from John Carpenter's Big Trouble In Little China:

Above: One of those guys on the left fires lightning out of his fingers in the movie, you know...

Above: One of those guys on the left fires lightning out of his fingers in the movie, you know...

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