Game of Thrones, the role-playing game currently in development over at Cyanide Studios, has revealed its Epic Plot trailer, focusing on story and protagonists. The upcoming role playing game for PlayStation® 3, Xbox 360® and PC, is based on the famous universe from George R.R. Martin’s saga and the HBO television series, should please all RPG fans seeking perilous quests, compelling stories and epic battles.
This new trailer will immerse you in the heart of the intrigue of the Game of Thrones RPG, a story tainted by treachery and backstabbing! Guided by vengeance, allegiance, honor and family, the two heroes of the game – Mors, sworn brother of the Night’s Watch, and the red priest Alester – will travel across Westeros and its most famous locales to accomplish life-changing quests. From the Wall to King’s Landing, the destiny of our two heroes weaves a complex tale as they meet famous figures, discover plots and conspiracies, all the while seeking answers to their questions.
This is the most ambitious project of Cyanide Studio. Developed on Unreal Engine 3 and written under the supervision of George R.R. Martin, Game of Thrones will allow fans of the series, and more generally adepts of role-playing games, to live an exceptional adventure in one of the most finely-worked universe from the medieval fantasy literature.
In the 30 hours of gameplay offered by Game of Thrones, gamers can play as Mors, sworn brother of the Night’s Watch, and Alester, a Red Priest in search of redemption who is back to Westeros after a long exile. The Hand of King Robert Baratheon has just passed away, and these two charismatic heroes will find themselves dragged into a grand quest that will lead them through familiar and gorgeous locations in Westeros, such as the Wall and its region, or the famous King’s Landing. During this grand adventure, they will meet famous faces: Queen Cersei, Varys the Spider or Jeor Mormont, the Lord Commander of the Night’s Watch faithfully reproduced from the TV series.
In Game of Thrones, you will choose the class of your characters, find your fighting style, work to reach a balance between your strengths and weaknesses, and prepare for epic battles. Find, buy or loot new equipment and weapons to fit your fight style, and gain experience to improve your skills or learn new ones. Slow time down during battle to analyze the situation and choose your next moves. As in the original tales of 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.