Games Based on TV Shows: Notable Triumphs and Failures

Hardcore Gamer: Across the history of licensed video games, those based on television shows haven't been nearly as ubiquitous as those based on movies. Despite the fact that the episodic and more long-form nature of TV presents an arguably easier transition to games, TV show games aren't all that common. Of course, the recently released South Park: The Stick of Truth is probably the most high profile TV show game of all time, not to mention one of the best received by both fans and critics. In honor of The Stick of Truth, let's look back at some of the more notable games based on TV shows, and maybe do a little bit of wishful thinking about shows that have all the makings of a great video game adaptation, but haven't yet been given a chance.

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ValKilmer1602d ago

Aw, come on, Buffy isn't that bad.

jakewhritenour1600d ago

lost could have been so much better. shouldn't make a game when the show isn't even finished