HG preview - Enslaved: Odyssey to the West

HookedGamers writes: "It is rare for a work of literature to be made into a video game. More modern tales like Metro 2033 have made the transition, while the obligatory video games based on movies based on a book (a la Harry Potter) rarely match the heights their book counterparts achieve in the literary world. Pieces of classic literature rarely get turned into games (I'm still waiting on my Romeo and Juliet dating sim), but Journey to the West, a classic Chinese tale published in the late 16th century has been adapted and retold many times. From MMORPGs to cameos in Mega Man and Pokemon, Journey to the West has been retold and referenced many times, so it is no surprise that another team is taking a stab at the classic tale with Enslaved: Odyssey to the West."

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