Username
Password
    
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Trailer Goes Behind the Wall
Written By
View author's profile

Here’s the latest Game of Thrones trailer, taking us “Behind the Wall” to look at the making of the Cyanide-developed RPG.

The vid focuses mainly on how the studio worked with George R. R. Martin on making the game as authentic as possible. Martin, for those not in the know, is the chap that wrote the novels, upon which the game and the HBO TV series are based.

That’s not to say that the game is a direct adaptation of Martin’s stories, however. As the vid goes on to show, the studio are using the world and the characters of the to tell their own story and introduce their own elements, including the game’s two leads.

Game of Thrones is out in North America on May 15th and Europe on June 1st. Find out more about the game here.




 
 

User Comments

Forum Posts: 671
Comment #1 by ThaMyth
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 07:33:48 AM
(1Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
excited about it. Its gettin some flak cause house stark is completely absent from the game, but im more than happy to have a new tale.


Forum Posts: 1580
Comment #2 by pX I Atticus
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 07:40:32 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
im still not sold on this


Forum Posts: 8
Comment #3 by Weirdy Beardie
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 07:51:49 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I know the dude had a fairly thick accent, but were the subtitles really necessary?

I will definitely be giving this a try - have high hopes for this game.


Forum Posts: 108
Comment #4 by Slayinfool
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 07:52:30 AM
(-2Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Rental.


Forum Posts: 7117
Comment #5 by Opiate42
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 07:54:42 AM
(1Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Hopes up. Hope there is a demo.


Forum Posts: 10
Comment #6 by KingOfRPGs
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 08:02:07 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6wBvE0SzJUc

Here is some game footage. Looks good!


Forum Posts: 346
Comment #7 by Sarcastro
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 08:51:06 AM
(1Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
They keep repeating the same information in all their vid docs and trailers. "We talked to GRRM! So, please excuse the lack of solid gameplay or any originality!"

I love GRRM's novels. The HBO series is quite entertaining and does well with the budget and time restrictions it faces. Everything I've seen in-game just signals my 'budget radar'.

I'll definitely wait until I hear some feedback on other gamers and some reviews before considering a purchase, considering Cyanide completely dropped the ball with their first attempt.

I wish GRRM had taken more consideration into who he sold the licensing rights to, besides handing it over to the first guy with a wad of cash in his hand. There are so many development companies that could make a brilliant GoT game.


Forum Posts: 2200
Comment #8 by cheevo360
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 08:55:19 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Hey are you sure Game of Thrones come out 1st June in UK? There some mention in online order websites have 8th June. Hmmm I unsure which is real date yet. :S


Forum Posts: 1928
Comment #9 by Hayden
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 09:18:08 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
No confirmed release date for UK yet, its just early June.


Forum Posts: 2200
Comment #10 by cheevo360
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 09:24:29 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
#9 cheers I hope publisher tell us real date for UK cos already next week for US. :(


Forum Posts: 169
Comment #11 by Arron114
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 09:35:55 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@cheeeevvvoooooo

http://www.shopto.net/XBOX%20360/VIDEO%20GAMES/XB2GA02-Game%20of%20Thrones.html

8th of june.


Forum Posts: 0
Comment #12 by Kotkamies
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 09:45:04 AM
(1Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Nothing can win the books.


Forum Posts: 1928
Comment #13 by Hayden
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 09:49:33 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@10 no problems, I work at the company distributing the game, an official release date will announced soon.


Forum Posts: 6
Comment #14 by Benzema
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 11:21:45 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I am absolutely getting this; there is hardly an wRPG I haven't played this gen. Love the series, even read the novellas. Will enjoy seeing the universe expanded, because there is so much opportunity for it.


Forum Posts: 50
Comment #15 by thewordis
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 11:52:20 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Im sold


Forum Posts: 188
Comment #16 by The End
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 11:57:21 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Why the subtitles?


Forum Posts: 0
Comment #17 by Liek50Ninjas
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 03:14:31 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
The subtitles barely even matched up with what they were saying...


Forum Posts: 4
Comment #18 by Espi
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 03:23:02 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Daenerys better be in the game..


Forum Posts: 292
Comment #19 by ViNyLek
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 03:48:08 PM
(-3Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I loved the series, but never read books... This game looks mediocre at best, but I will still pick it up once it's dirt cheap and give it a spin, if just to see how well they recreated the world and other known characters=)


Forum Posts: 20
Comment #20 by richardwarnercool1
Friday, May 11, 2012 @ 04:03:46 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
#16 I'm guessing because they are French and have accents that can be difficult for a lot of people to understand. Using subtitles gives you all the information they are saying on the first viewing rather than needing to watch it repeatedly in order to decipher what they are saying.

#18 Sadly I doubt that Daenerys will be in the game due to it seemingly taking place entirely within Westeros.

I think the game looks like it has a lot of potential, if the fight styles that they described before (i.e two-hander weapons, sword and shield, duel-wielding) are fleshed out well and the story actually lives up to the quality of George Martin's books, then it could do very well financially as well as help show that video games based off of books, comics, films and TV series can be more than just poorly made cash-ins.


You need to register before being able to post comments.

 


 
Game Info
Developer:
Cyanide Studio
Publisher:
Atlus
Genre:

Release:

US May 15, 2012
Europe June 08, 2012

Collection:183
Wishlist:105
 
 
Screenshots
 
 
Videos
 
 
MyAchievements
You need to log in or register to use MyAchievements.
 
 
Related News
 
 
Rating
   

60   


76


0

You need to log in or register to rate games.

User Score is based on 48 user ratings.