Cyanide is developing an RPG based off of the insanely popular novels titles “A Song of Ice and Fire” written by George R.R. Martin, the novels has sold over 15 million copies and fans have already seen it adapted into an HBO series. Martin himself will be overseeing the project that will make use of the Unreal 3 engine. The game will feature 30 + hours of gameplay and will allow fans to take control of Mors; sworn brother of the nights watch and also Alestar; a red priest who’s in search of redemption and who is back to Westeros after a long exile.
The Hand of King Robert Baratheon has died and these 2 heros will find themselves sucked into a grand quest featuring places and scenes that fans of the series will remember like the Wall and its region, or the famous King’s Landing. Players will also interact with featured characters from the series including Queen Cersei, Varys the Spider or Jeor Mormont, the Lord Commander of the Night’s Watch.
In Game of Thrones, you will choose the class of your characters, find your fighting style, reach a good balance between your strengths and weaknesses, and get ready for epic battles! Find, buy or loot new equipment and weapons to fit your approach of the fights, and gain experience to improve your skills or learn new ones. Slow the time down during battle to analyze the situation and choose your next moves. In game of thrones, political skills can be as lethal as a sharpen sword, so never underestimate the power of a silver tongue to solve a critical situation!
Game of Thrones will be available on the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC in Q2 of 2012