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The relationship between games and movies is an interesting one. Games are becoming more cinematic over time, and film is no stranger to mining its console cousin for the occasional good idea – not that they always turn out well.

In terms of good source material for the movie industry to consider, 2013 was as good as any year in history. It was a solid year for games in general, but the type of strong narrative needed to have any hope on the big screen appeared regularly.

Here are five that are ripe for the picking to head to Hollywood.


5. Tomb Raider (2013)

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With the overwhelming success of the Tomb Raider reboot that dropped on consoles last year, and an updated version fixing to his next-gen consoles in a few weeks, it might be time to give serious consideration to rebooting the movie franchise as well.

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