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Mineshaft? Right On

by on August 5, 2013

Fans of the ’70s take-no-nonsense, street-wise but bedroom smart, awesome-theme-music-having Shaft: we’d like you to meet Minecraft. Fans of everyone’s favorite “kind of LEGOs but then again kind of not but also sort of Lord of the Rings-ish” Minecraft: say hello to Mr. Shaft.

A very unlikely mash-up video has made its way onto YouTube, and without spoiling it, let’s just say John Shaft and his fellow crime-fighting detectives have never looked so… blocky.

If you’re into either property, or even if you don’t know the difference between a polygonal pick-axe and Isaac Hayes, this video is sure to delight and amaze.

Can you dig it? (With a pixelated shovel…)