We’ve seen lots and lots of big video games adapted into movies over the years, many of which end up not being very good. What we don’t see very often, is a much smaller indie game make an impact big enough to lead to it being turned into a movie. But one such indie game released earlier this year, a mystery adventure game titled Firewatch, looks to change all that.
It’s been announced that the game’s developer, Campo Santo, and film production company Good Universe have partnered up to develop both video games and movies that will bridge the two forms of entertainment. Their first project will be a movie based on Firewatch, which is actually the young Campo Santo’s first game.
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