In February the studio FromSoftware and publishing house Bandai Namco released action role-playing Elden Ring, which was written with the help of George Martin. But, although the famous writer called the game a beautiful and cruel masterpiece, he himself never got to know it.
During the release of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Martin admitted that he did not play an action movie, for which he invented history and mythology. But he has a good reason for this: otherwise he could completely abandon work on the book “winds of winter“, which fans can not wait for.
As the writer explained, a long time ago he binge played games like Railroad Tycoon, Masters of Orion and Homeworld. He spent weeks and months on the passage and could not tear himself away.
I was sitting there in my red flannel robe saying, “One more game, one more game.” I had to give up on this.
Given that the work on the sixth part of the cycle “Song of Ice and FireWe’ve known since 2014, one can only be glad that the epic Elden Ring saga didn’t tear the writer away for extra months. Now, in any case, he is sure that he will finish it soon.
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