Bigpoint is going to give a first look for its upscoming browser MMO Game of ThronesBigpoint has announced that they are going to give an exclusive first look of the pre-production of its upcoming browser MMO Game of Thrones, at the Game Developers Conference.
Bigpoint has partnered with HBO to develop the game inspired by the networks critically acclaimed television show, Game of Thrones, adapted from the bestselling fantasy book series, A Song of Ice and Fire, written by George R.R. Martin.
Game of Thrones is set in a mythical fantasy world and features compelling stories of honor, adventure and the struggle to conquer your opponents, a narrative that lends itself perfectly to gaming, states Martin.
The game will be set within the fictional, medieval world of Westeros and its Seven Kingdoms, where summers span decades and winters can last a lifetime. Bigpoint will discuss the games development with select journalists at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco next week, March 7-9.
With a rich and complex story, expressed through an amazing level of detail, its easy to see why the HBO series, Game of Thrones, has amassed an army of fans worldwide, said Heiko Hubertz, CEO and founder, Bigpoint. We intend to build a game that resonates intimately with its diehard community of followers, while also creating an authentic gaming experience that attracts newcomers to the franchise. The excitement of online games is that, over time, their collective input will help shape the games destiny; were eager to see how the story unfolds.