*More Wheel of Times games coming, get excited
[ x ] remove ads and scale site to 1080p+
[ x ] remove the ads & get mobile premium
pay whatever you want to upgrade
 
 

More Wheel of Times games coming, get excited

6:38 PM on 11.12.2008  ·  Brad Nicholson
0

Red Eagle Entertainment, owner of the newly acquired film rights to fantasy author Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series, are planning to have several games made to accompany the films. This is not a terrible idea, and the previous Wheel of Time game was excellently done.

Judging from the success and brilliance of all the Lord of the Rings movie-to-games, it’s easy to assume that WoT will translate just as well. The first movie (and subsequent game we’re guessing) is The Eye of the World – a wonderful account of a young boy named Rand coming to know his destiny and traveling throughout an unfamiliar world rife with turmoil, evil dudes, and more evil dudes.

I’ve read a lot of fantasy and I honestly think this is quite possibly the worst idea ever. George R.R. Martin, John Marco, or even a bit of Terry Goodkind would be much better suited for games. At the very least, the Wheel of Time games should include many “icy” or “cold” stare mini-games for the Wii crowd.

[via 1UP]

 
 

Enlighten an uninformed cougar: FacebookTwitterRedditEmail
 

#Punch-Out!!
 
 
 
[x] advertisement
 
 


Brad Nicholson // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts2899Blogs 47Following8Followers134

I'm Brad Nicholson. I've been around, but Destructoid is where my dawgs at. You can see my work here, at MTV, at Giant Bomb or other great places around the Internet. I also run a podcast called ... more
Trending on Destructoid:

 
 


Join the robot army! We're a family-owned site, updating multiple times a day (since 2006!) thanks to our Huge Members

User Avatar
tylerpol


Since 10:21 AM on 01.02.2014

Main Row
Main Row


Since 4:59 AM on 02.29.2016

ksteps83
ksteps83


Since 4:52 PM on 06.19.2013

tangyrobot
tangyrobot


Since 12:30 AM on 08.21.2009

 

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.





Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!