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The Fat Princess Diaries

Camera + Lust for Video Game = Live Action Fat Princess

  


Look, this shouldn't need too much explanation, but I kinda have a "thing" for Fat Princess. It haunts my dreams. The sheer concept of a class based capture the flag, where the flag is a princess, and you can feed the flag to make it fatter... brilliant. In an effort to stave off those pangs of desire for the game, I came up with the idea of doing a live action version.

If I could do it all over again, sure I'd do things differently, but for two people (no camera person) and an afternoon, I'm pretty happy with the results. That said, we did spend our entire budget on the special effects/courting Shia LaBeouf for the project.

Enjoy! (And Digg!)
DJTyranton June 15, 2009 at 10:27 a.m.
I can't wait for it to come out, it looks amazing!!
Kuroon June 15, 2009 at 10:39 a.m.
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lanaswifton June 15, 2009 at 10:40 a.m.
That is fucking hilarious! Gia, your pudge is adorable.
Eelcireon June 15, 2009 at 11:12 a.m.
Ha ha! That was great work :D
Nikoon June 15, 2009 at 11:24 a.m.
That was pretty funny.
Cogitoon June 15, 2009 at 11:36 a.m.
I Lol'd.
Deacon_Sephirothon June 15, 2009 at 12:08 p.m.
I am speachless
PrinnyFluteon June 15, 2009 at 1:04 p.m.
Awww, I love you guys.  That was awesome and hilarious.  I can't wait to jam on this game Thursday.
giaon June 15, 2009 at 3:23 p.m.
For the record, this video also accurately reflects life here in DFW. It's too hot to go out and exercise, and there's way too much food everywhere. @_@
John_Martoneon June 15, 2009 at 4:41 p.m.
@gia: total nerd paradise
reproveron June 15, 2009 at 6:16 p.m.
That was interesting.
Void_Wizardon June 15, 2009 at 6:29 p.m.
That was a very fun video! =D
lanaswifton June 15, 2009 at 6:59 p.m.
@John_Martone: What about HEALTH nerds? Hmm?

In all seriousness, though, I think it's perfectly permissible for a geek to be fit. Just because we binge on Cheetos and Mountain Dew sometiems doesn't mean we live on nothing else.
RedZBaylonon June 15, 2009 at 8:45 p.m.
I love you guys.
Papasanon June 15, 2009 at 9:31 p.m.

I make tee-hee noises with my face! Cutest!

Sonata moderator on June 15, 2009 at 9:35 p.m.
Awesome Vid Guys, Made my day!:)
Lanon June 15, 2009 at 9:41 p.m.
I LOL'd my ass of at this. Somehow this is vaguely reminiscent of me and Baku's relationship. Quite often I just lay on the floor and whine about being hungry until Baku makes something for or agrees to take me out to eat.
BloodRavyneon June 15, 2009 at 10:22 p.m.
What is this, I don't even...
lanaswifton June 15, 2009 at 10:58 p.m.
@Lan: It's the American Dream.
Sigueon June 15, 2009 at 11:59 p.m.
@Lan: Lend him to me, some time.. Sensei seems so handy to have around.
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