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Games made into books

Group Description

These games have inspired books or are a direct influence to a book. For the distinct but related list of games based on books, please check the Inspiration: Literature game group.

Related Game Groups
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Game TitleYearPlatformsorted in ascending orderPublisherMobyScore
BioShock2007Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 3602K Games, Inc.3.91
X-COM: UFO Defense1994Amiga, Amiga CD32, DOS, PlayStation, WindowsMicroProse Software, Inc.4.00
Shadow Warrior1997DOS, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsGT Interactive Software Corp.3.94
EverQuest1999Macintosh, Windows989 Studios3.52
Wizards & Warriors1987NESAcclaim Entertainment, Inc.3.81
Star Control1990Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, DOS, Genesis, ZX SpectrumAccolade, Inc.3.66
DOOM³2004Linux, Macintosh, Windows, XboxActivision Publishing, Inc.3.78
Star Wars: Republic Commando2005Windows, XboxLucasArts3.97
Portal1986Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, PC BooterActivision, Inc.3.20
Alan Wake2010Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios4.06
1701 A.D.2006WindowsAspyr Media, Inc.4.16
Resistance: Fall of Man2006PlayStation 3Sony Computer Entertainment America, Inc.3.63
Crysis 22011PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Electronic Arts, Inc.3.86
Spectrobes2007Nintendo DSBuena Vista Games, Inc....
Battlefield 32011PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Electronic Arts, Inc.3.58
Homefront2011PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360THQ Inc.3.44
Deus Ex: Human Revolution2011PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Square Enix, Inc.4.29
Wishbringer1985Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, TI-99/4A, TRS-80 CoCoAsgard Software3.77
RollerCoaster Tycoon1999Windows, XboxInfogrames, Inc.3.91
DOOM1995PlayStation, SEGA SaturnGT Interactive Software Corp.3.00
Unreal1998Macintosh, WindowsGT Interactive Software Corp.3.99
Resident Evil 21998PlayStationCapcom Entertainment, Inc.4.05
Hellgate: London2007WindowsNamco Bandai Games America Inc.3.01
Rage2011Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Bethesda Softworks LLC3.70
World of Warcraft2004Macintosh, WindowsBlizzard Entertainment Inc.3.66
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Selected Covers

Portal PC Booter Front Cover
Front cover for Portal
Spectrobes Nintendo DS Front Cover
Front cover for Spectrobes
1701 A.D. Windows Front Cover
Front cover for 1701 A.D.
Battlefield 3 PlayStation 3 Front Cover
Front cover for Battlefield 3
EverQuest Windows Front Cover
Front cover for EverQuest

Selected Screenshots

The title screen
Screenshot from Portal
Title screen.
Screenshot from Spectrobes
Main Title
Screenshot from 1701 A.D.
Title screen
Screenshot from Battlefield 3
Fighting a Dragon with Magic
Screenshot from EverQuest