Night Dive Studios is working on a remake of the 1994 first-person shooter video game. System crash that they plan to bring to PC, Mac, Linux, PS4, and Xbox One, but while fans are waiting to hear the release date for that game, Night Dive is also joining forces with Binge, an upcoming game entertainment streaming platform, to make a live broadcast. -action System crash TV series.
Deadline offers the reminder that the original System crash play
plunges players into Citadel Station in the year 2072, where an unnamed hacker awakens from a coma only to be confronted by killer robots, killer cyborgs, malicious mutants, and a malevolent AI called SHODAN who seeks to control Earth.
Binge’s Chief Content Officer Allan Ungar will produce the show, with Night Dive’s Stephen Kick and Larry Kuperman serving as executive producers. Kick provided the following statement:
I’ve always believed that a live action adaptation of System crash it would be the perfect medium to retell the harrowing story of the Citadel station and its rogue AI that subjects the crew to unimaginable horror. We are very excited to see the talented team at Binge bring System crash to life in hideously real and new ways. “
System crash is an iconic franchise adored by gamers for over two decades and a series that helped redefine what it meant to play FPS. We’re excited to do the right thing for the franchise, and the genre, by bringing System crash to the life. Get ready for SHODAN. “
System crash what followed two sequels; From 1999 System crash 2 and 2015’s System crash 3. The Wikipedia page notes that games Deus Ex other BioShock are considered “spiritual successors” of the System crash games … and I’ve never played any of them so I don’t know what to expect from this TV show. Perhaps a future episode of the Playing with fear the series will give me the truth.