The universe created by author George RR Martin in his series of novels A Song of Ice and Fire caused a real sensation among fans of fantasy literature. A success that soared when the American network HBO premiered the television adaptation more than two years ago. Game of Thrones has already become a cult series and has brought the original story closer to a greater number of people who did not know the books. The criticism received is excellent for the good adaptation of the story, the choice of characters and of course the general quality of the production, with sets, costumes and special effects worthy of any Hollywood super-production. The goose that lays the golden eggsGeorge RR Martin is going to be adapted again, but in this case to a new medium: video games . It has been confirmed that the Game of Thrones video game is already underway and will arrive next year.
The news was revealed during the Video Game Awards program of the American channel Spike TV and it has already been confirmed that the studio in charge of this new production will be Telltale Games . This studio already has experience in adapting TV series and they are responsible for the game The Walking Dead and also The Wolf Among Us , adapted directly from Bill Willingham's comic. Note that this company usually create graphical adventure games for chapters to which you can play from Mac or PC , but is also available as an application for iOS and consoles like PS3and Xbox 360. In the case of The Walking Dead, it is the story of a new character within the universe of the series. and the user must make decisions that will affect the development of the game. At the moment Telltale Games have confirmed to be working on the project, but they have not given clues about the possible argument. Currently the project is in a very premature phase and they claim to be outlining the story and thinking about the possible characters.
Game of Thrones has been one of the most watched series of the last year and the fourth season, scheduled for the first months of 2014, is expected to continue to be successful. This installment will be based on the second half of A Storm of Swords , the third book in Martin's saga. The inhabitants of Westeros will once again return to the small screen in a season that, if all goes according to plan, will have ten episodes just like the two previous installments. At the moment there is no official start date, but we already know that the filming has concluded and it will be a matter of time to know the official information. Meanwhile inTelltale Games will be preparing the adaptation to that video game that will be released in 2014 and that could make the wait between one season and another more bearable.