I’ve become completely enamored with Vine, the new app from Twitter that has users creating 6-second looping videos and sharing them with friends across social media. People are finding some neat ways to use it, creating stop motion animations, flying objects, and food recipes. It’s a tool that many have already spent some time with, and has led to some ingenious short films.
Still in its infancy, there have been some great little video game inspired clips created in it. We searched the videogames, xbox, ps3, and nintendo hashtags and picked out some choice cuts and embedded them below for your viewing pleasure.
Props to the mini-directors for their creations. Follow them all on Twitter and Vine for more great videos.
I love this first one for the disembodied gloves that crawl across the floor. And the thumbs up at the end.
— Nicholas Taylor (@NicholastTaylor) January 26, 2013
Zack tells us what happens in games and in real life.
Video games. vine.co/v/bJh1rlvPnTj
— Zack DeZon (@zackdezon) January 27, 2013
Here’s a great stop-motion animation of a mean 3DS.
— Bitmap’d Gamer Tees (@bitmapd) January 28, 2013
Judging by what some people are saying of the Dead Space 3 demo, maybe this 6-second cut captures all of the best parts of it.
— Jocelynne Gonzales (@RiceCandies) January 28, 2013
Here’s a pretty extensive classic video game collection, NES and SNES games galore.
— Raul Reyes (@HeyItsReyes) January 25, 2013
Here’s a great quick look at a classic VG&CE magazine issue
VideoGames & Computer Entertainment Magazine, 1989. vine.co/v/bJrim77h9un
— Scott Stein (@jetscott) January 28, 2013
A stop motion revenge of the Xbox controller
— Adrián (@hiimadrianlopez) January 30, 2013
The Xbox startup sequence in the dark is all neon-y.
— Timurse (@Timque) January 29, 2013
An excellent Tetris Vine.
— Narbru (@Narbru) January 28, 2013
Game & Watch Popeye!
Up, close & personal with Nintendo Game & Watch vine.co/v/bJ7HBL5zJ79
— Pinot (@pinot) January 27, 2013
Last week’s Nintendo Direct in 6 seconds. BEST CUT EVER.
This week’s Nintendo Direct vine.co/v/b5PJt7n7t5H
— Eric Boot (@bootenhoven) January 25, 2013
Nintendo’s controller evolution.
Nintendo’s Controller Evolution :) vine.co/v/b5LevVOmizO
— حمد الزعابي (@buShihab) January 26, 2013
Mario and Yoshi in Lego form.
— Dominik (@domlen) January 24, 2013
This sexy Ni No Kuni Wizard Edition unboxing video!
— 「DƎAN」 (@shiiz_zle) January 30, 2013
A PS3 gets taken apart.
Operation fix playstation! vine.co/v/bJbBMimbMEt
— Pete Heslop (@Pwheslop) January 27, 2013
Those are a lot of beers!
— Henrique Velloso (@HenriqVelloso) January 27, 2013
If you’ve made some of your own, feel free to post the links to your tweets here in the comments and share with the world!