is an action-adventure game under development by Double Fine Productions (Makers of Psychonauts) and to be published by Electronic Arts for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game is scheduled to be released on October 13, 2009 in North America and October 16, 2009 in Europe.
The game is designed by Tim Schafer. The Man
behind Full Throttle, Grim Fandango and Psychonauts!
The main character is Eddie Riggs, voiced by Jack Black, a roadie who was transported to a fantasy world inspired by the artwork of heavy metal album covers. Eddie becomes the world's savior, leading the down-trodden humans against a range of supernatural overlords using a battle axe, his Flying V guitar infused with magical powers, and a customizable hot rod.
In addition to Black, the game will feature voices of heavy metal musicians including Lemmy Kilmister, Rob Halford, Ozzy Osbourne and Lita Ford and other celebrities such as Tim Curry, as well as more than one hundred metal songs selected by Schafer for inclusion in the game.Trailers
Hell yeah! I have played The Demo and it was good. There was little voice "problems" but that might just be my old TV.
So what do you guys think?