Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series — Episode 1 of 6: Iron From Ice debuts on December 2. On this day the title will come to PS4 consoles and PC. As for Xbox 360 and Xbox One, the game will be released on December 3. On iOS it will be launched on December 4, and on PS3 the title will be available on December 8.
The game is based on the first one of the George R.R. Martin's books – A Song of Ice and Fire. In the game, just like in the book itself, the player will be taken into the world of Westeros, where the Lannisters are fighting for power. There, players will again see the characters from the book – Cersei, Tyrion Lannister and others. The families are still fighting over the well-known symbol of power – the Iron Throne.
In the game, there are many references to the book and as the official website of the game says: "Dialogues play a key role in George R.R. Martin's work and thus also take on that key position in the fantasy role-playing game". Indeeed, dialogs in the game are used to recreatethe atmosphere of the world of Game of Thrones. It depends on the user's choices to see what will happen next in the game.
In the game, there are two types of quests – these of Mors Westford and these of Alester Sarwyck. The players will have to use their skills to complete the missions. Also, they will have to oppose their powerful enemies and win combats. To do that, they will have to choose from different weapons depending on their opponents. Whether it would be a a bow or a sword, it is up to the player.
To develop the game, the Unreal Engine 3 was used to create a realistic perception of the surroundings and the era. Players will travel beyond the Wall and will explore the Seven Kingdoms. Not only that, but they will fight in epic battles and will soon become a part of the saga.