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Minecraft Is Also A Musical Instrument That Can Play Movie Theme Songs

We know that hit game Minecraft could use some long-term goals. You learn to play it, you survive the monsters, you build a palace and then what?

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Treat it like a musical instrument, perhaps.

The January addition of musical blocks to Minecraft encouraged someone to create a block arrangement that could play the theme song for Portal 2. Not bad. This is better: YouTube user Grande1899 used those blocks to recreate theme song to the movie Requiem For A Dream, first in February, and then again this month in the version you see up top.

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For comparison, here is the original composition from Darren Aranofsky's movie, composed by Clint Mansell. (Gamers, Mansell is also scoring Mass Effect 3).

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Well done!

Man, Requiem For A Dream, what a disturbing movie. Is it weird that whenever I think of that movie I think of one of the ending scenes where that girl, well you know what she is doing, so she can get her next fix...

I think I'll pass seeing the "Directors Cut"