The Only Way to Make Downton Abbey Appealing to Me

The idea that anybody ever came to Julian Fellowes and said, “Hey, Gosford Park was great and all, but could you make it even longer and more boring, possibly spreading it out over the course of years?” still blows my mind. But, perhaps like many of you, I now get to hear about this show endlessly from my nearest and dearest.

I never thought there’d be any reason to mention that show on this site. Then this happened…

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No, it isn’t actually playable. But the 16-bit version of the theme is for sale.

There actually was a Gosford Park board game, sent out to members of the entertainment media at the time. I gave mine away.

via Venturebeat