This thread was shit over on Giantbomb and is equally crap here.
I've also seen Battle Royale/Hunger Games at least like 5 times. The concept wasn't new in 1999 either.
I'm thrilled that this new flick has brought BR back into peoples minds, but any "Hey, no fair, they're copying!" is really just pointless. I mean, these kids aren't Asian AT ALL!
Our resident novice reminisces on her middle-school love affair with the epic fantasy romance.