It’s here folks, the day two of our obsessions at last become one. Somebody finally decided to create a cool game based on USA’s gripping drama,
That was your reaction too, right? Of course it was! The cool thing is the folks at Night School Studio are also huge fans of the show, and worked closely with its creator Sam Esmail to create the experience. The studio’s co-founder Adam Hines—a Telltale vet who worked on games like
Basically, what the game does is take the show’s plot, and extend it in a way that makes the player feel personally involved with fsociety as they prepare for the hack. Night School Studio co-founder Sean Krankel explained, “We’ve created an opportunity for players to meaningfully interact with characters like Elliot (Rami Malek), Darlene (Carly Chaikin) and Cisco(Michael Drayer), truly feeling like they’re joining the hack at a critical moment in the TV series. As fans, it’s nothing short of a dream come true for us.”
The experience will play out over the course of a week, in real time, making for an immersive experience. I for one am curious on how the app will work, and plan on going on the short adventure this week. Are you planning on doing the same? What do you think of the idea?