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The Matrix is a multimedia franchise created by Andy and Larry Wachowski and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.


  • The Matrix (March 31, 1999).
  • The Matrix Reloaded (May 15, 2003).
  • The Matrix Revolutions (November 5, 2003).


  • The Animatrix (June 3, 2003).

Video games

  • Enter the Matrix (May 14, 2003), PlayStaion 2, Xbox, GameCube, Windows.
  • The Matrix Online (March 22, 2005), Windows. Servers shut down on August 1, 2009.
  • The Matrix: Path of Neo (October 4, 2005), PlayStation 2, Xbox, Windows.


A series of comics was released as webcomics on the series' official website from 1999 to 2004. A total of 27 stories were created, tough one of them, "The Man Who Knew Too Much" was later removed from the site.

12 of these stories were published in 2003 in The Matrix Comics, while other 9 of them, plus 3 new stories were published in The Matrix Comics: Volume 2.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

4Arrow L Bill & Ted19990331 March 31, 1999A scene in The Matrix is a nod to a similar scene from Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure.3

5Arrow R Super Sentai-Power Rangers20000213 February 13, 2000Mirai Sentai Timeranger and its American counterpart Power Rangers Time Force feature references to The Matrix.3

5Arrow R Conker2001035 March 5, 2001In Conker's Bad Fur Day there is a parody of The Matrix.3

4Arrow L Superman2003515 May 15, 2003Superman was mentioned in The Matrix: Reloaded.2

4Arrow L Final Fantasy20030603 June 03, 2003The Animatrix features a short clip starring Aki from Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within.

5Arrow R Gadget20031018 October 18, 2003The Gadget and the Gadgetini's episode "The Patrix" is a parody of The Matrix.3

5Arrow R Asterix20051016 October 16, 2005In Asterix & Obelix XXL 2: Mission: Las Vegum there's a reference to The Matrix Reloaded.3

5Arrow R Mickey Mouse20061121 November 21, 2006The cover to Topolino #2660 is based on The Matrix.3

5Arrow R Lord of the Rings20121030 October 30, 2012Agent Smith makes a cameo in Lego The Lord of the Rings.1

5Arrow R Poker Night at the Inventory20130424 April 24, 2013Poker Night 2 features a reference to The Matrix.2

5Arrow R Nostalgia Critic2015114 January 14, 2015The Nostaglia Critic reviews "The Matrix" and its sequels.2

5Arrow R Batman20170129 January 29, 2017Agent Smith appears in The LEGO Batman Movie.1

5Arrow R The Lego Movie201928 February 8, 2019Rex mentions The Matrix in The Lego Movie 2.2