Submitted by gulevski 941d ago | opinion piece

Should Supernatural Turn Video Game?

"I’ve had a lot of different experiences with the so-called paranormal in my lifetime. My best friend is a medium and we spent a summer exploring all of the “haunted” places in our town." | Explosion (Culture, L.A Noire 2)

Jek_Porkins  +   941d ago
That could work, but only with the television series actors doing the voices. Love that show, been a fan for the length of the entire show. Great music would also have to be a must for the game, ACDC would be the obvious choice!
Donnieboi  +   941d ago
If TellTale Games did it, then yeah, definitely. I like how they handled Walking Dead's transition from TV/Comics to videogames.
MaleManSam  +   941d ago
No AC/DC doesn't define that show for me (I'm Australian, So I'm pretty much sick of Acca dacca anyways lol).. But what does is...

CARRRRRRY ON MY WAYWARD SSSSOOO(AAAA)N. There will peace when you are done.. Lay your weary head to reEEEEsst...
Don't you cry no more...

*pan shot of Impala firing up and speeding away from camera*
*Guitar riff*

Fuq yeah!
Baka-akaB  +   941d ago
At least for style's sake i could see a presentation similar to Asura's wrath .

By that i mean quests/adventures/chapters that could be presented as episodes with the formulaic layout and music from the show .

And the game itself could be some sort of alan wake on steroid
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kayoss  +   941d ago
I watch this show religiously, and I have to admit it would be a great game. You have mystery, survival horror, first person shooter, magic, tall tales, urban legends, myths, allies and enemies in the forms of angels and demons, you have great boss fights, you have puzzles, and you have co-op. if it is done right it can be the next resident evil game type but it incorporates all different type of monsters. Best of all the story is already written. Honestly, to me zombies type games are getting stale. We need the were wolves, the banshees, ghost, and vampires for a change.
Skips  +   941d ago

A survival horror/adventure game would be pretty damn awesome.

Playing as Castiel would be VERY interesting. lol

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papashango  +   941d ago
If this game were to come out I wouldn't want to be a tv character. There's many hunters in the supernatural world.

There's also Garth.
Williamson  +   941d ago
Id love to see a Green Arrow game.
Baka-akaB  +   941d ago
Why not , as long as it's green arrow and not the show "the arrow" .

Careful i like the show , but for a game no reason to settle for the "bland" tv version with all the fantasy and dc-ish elements removed
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worldwidegaming  +   941d ago
Only if they get the right people to do it and they do it right!
No more damn cash grabs.
Heisenburger  +   941d ago
There certainly is enough lore to fill a game or two.

I particularly like the idea of a TellTale Games episodic approach.

Each episode could be it's own story arc, or it's own "case".

Could be very good.
GreenRanger  +   941d ago | Funny
*Sam and Dean argue in the car.
*Sam and Dean stop at hick infested diner to eat.
*Sam reads newspaper, and says "I think i found us a job", "Listen to this: 'Guy turned to chocolate in his own bathroom'....
*Dean: So?
*Sam: Well, don't you think we should look into this, it could lead us to Castiel/Ruby/Meg/Azazel/Dad/Li lith/Lucifer?
*Sam/Dean leaves the table and then Sam/Dean picks up Sam's/Dean's phone revealing that Sam/Dean actually HAS been cohorting with that demon bitch/Cass.
*Sam and Dean go to the crime scene, posing as FBI agents and find evidence of.......A GHOST!
*Sam and Dean argue in the car.
*Sam/Dean calls Bobby to get info on the monster that they'll be fighting and he calls them 'ijits'.
*Sam and Dean find monster (with a horribly pronounced foreign name) who preys on college girls/cheerleaders/nurses, and kill it.
*Sam and Dean argue in the car.
*Sam/Dean cries.
*Sam/Dean reveals that he knows that Sam/Dean has been cohorting with that demon bitch/Cass.
*Dean makes speech about how tough he is.
*Sam: "Alright, stop the car!
*Sam and Dean argue on the road.
*Sam walks away.
*Camera zooms out showing Dean standing next to his car.
^^Every episode of Supernatural.
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Hydralysk  +   941d ago
Well played sir, you just reduced me to uncontrollable fits of laughter.
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WildArmed  +   941d ago

Yes... but I still love the show XD
NarooN  +   941d ago
Lmao!!! I love the show, but that's a very accurate representation of the show. :,D
MikeyDucati1  +   941d ago
Can anyone name a TV or movie that was successful as a game? I'm drawing a blank here.
Heisenburger  +   941d ago
The Walking Dead(I doubt the game would have been made were it not for the shows immense popularity)

Though since it isn't based on the show it shouldn't count, I suppose...

There have been a few good adaptations.

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MikeyDucati1  +   941d ago
Nice! That's a good one. Forgot all about TWD. Thanks...
Pozzle  +   941d ago
Goldeneye. :D
MikeyDucati1  +   941d ago
Yep another good one!!
Wolf873  +   941d ago
It's a neat idea. Although I would love it if they did it canon, bring together story element that can serve to be part of the Series' mythology.
Magnus  +   941d ago
If they stay true to the tv show and keep the same presentation of the show and use the tv characters then yes it might work. As long as the game is not rushed for a quick buck like Walking Dead Survival Instinct was man that game was bad. It also depends on the studio who does it along with the publisher then yes Supernatural might make a great game. Only other tv franchise I hate as a game was CSI the character model was horrible, voice acting got annoying and the game dragged on there was no room to explore.
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WeskerChildReborned  +   941d ago
Idk how it would work out but a Supernatural game sounds interesting to me, i recently caught up with series and it's great so i wouldn't mind seeing a game version, just would hope it would be great.
Pintheshadows  +   941d ago
I've been wondering for a while why there isn't a Supernatural game already. I think they could do a really excellent survival horror esque game with it. Weapons based on what you are hunting, sieging a room by salting the doors and windows. Driving the Impala to a cemetary to burn some bones.
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Karpetburnz  +   941d ago
It would be cool to play as Dean Winchester.
Zoron007  +   941d ago
I think the gameplay could be like a horror themed LA Noire.

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