Video games are manipulated to create short films with Satire, irony the hallmarks of machinima.
Another example of Machinima, is “In My Trip To Liberty City” by Jim Munroe, a Toronto-based author and machinima dabbler, adopting the genteel perspective of a Canadian tourist while meandering the seamy, violent streets of the game Grand Theft Auto.
I submitted the story to SlashDork (Like in the Morning! @09:24AM, but noooo. Rejected!) but they accepted someone else’s submission. Life is curel, fame is fleeting.