HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – APRIL 13: Special Guest John Carpenter attends the ‘Escape From New York’ Screening at the 2019 TCM 10th Annual Classic Film Festival on April 13, 2019 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for TCM)
acclaimed horror director john carpenter he has shared what video games he is playing and has given immense praise to one of the internet’s favorite punching bags.
Director of cult classics like The thing, Hallowe’en, Big trouble in little ChinatownY They live he is an avid gamer and has previously shared his admiration for the interactive art form. But no one would have expected him to be a die-hard player of Bethesda’s Fallout 76, which was shredded online when it first released.
speaking to the new yorker Across a wide variety of topics, Carpenter really stood out as the gamer he is by talking about games he’s been playing recently, and Fallout is at the top of his list.
“I have been playing this game for quite some time. Is named Fallout 76. the Fall the games are fun, it’s like a post-apocalyptic world. This game had a rough launch, with problems and bugs, but I really like it. There is an amazing game called Forbidden Horizon West. Amazing game.“
Fallout 76′The launch was a tough one to watch. With so many glitches, bugs, marketing issues, and a general air of cynicism, it’s remarkable how much it bounced back. It was him Fall The franchise’s first attempt at a fully online game and, like most online games, required a great deal of stress testing.
Four years later, 76 he has a dedicated fan base and his place in the franchise is now more respected. Carpenter’s other choice was Forbidden Horizon West, a PlayStation 5 exclusive that has had rave reviews. Interestingly, both Horizon Y Fall they are currently seeing streaming adaptations coming their way.
Fall is scheduled to be produced by Amazon, in the meantime, Horizon is currently under the knife at Netflix, which recently saw its demonic resident canned series after just one season (and barely a month on the service).
Fallout 76 is currently available on Xbox Game Pass and PlayStation Plus Extra, meanwhile forbidden horizon West it’s also on PlayStation Plus.