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Brilliant video remakes open credits to ‘Friends’ in GTA 5

Published Aug 14th, 2015 5:25PM EDT

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Ever since Rockstar Games released the Rockstar Editor for the PC version of Grand Theft Auto 5, creative gamers have been finding ways to recreate their favorite shows and movies using the tools available. We’ve seen the opening of Full House, the trailer for No Country for Old Men, and now someone has trained their sights on Friends.

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Although it’s not a perfect shot-for-shot recreation, it’s exactly what you’d expect from the creator of the Full House parody. There are punches thrown, tasers used and an explosion that results in half of the “actors” flying out of frame.

Now watch a side-by-side comparison of Merfish’s creation and the original opening credits of Friends to see just how close he got to recreating the classic sitcom:

Jacob Siegal
Jacob Siegal Associate Editor

Jacob Siegal is Associate Editor at BGR, having joined the news team in 2013. He has over a decade of professional writing and editing experience, and helps to lead our technology and entertainment product launch and movie release coverage.