‘The Sopranos’ reincarnated in a Grand Theft Auto 5 world

July 14

“The Sopranos” faded to black seven years ago, but Tony and Co. have been brought back to life (sort of) with a clever video-game twist.

Proving, again, that pop-culture relevancy can last forever in the digital age, the Internet has been passing around a digitized recreation of the show’s opening credits. The opening sequence has been recast with a Grand Theft Auto 5 motif by the YouTube gaming channel 8-Bit Bastard. Previously, the 8-Bit wizards created reenactments for “Skyfall” and “The Godfather” using the GTA5 world.

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