Thursday, December 11, 2014

Avenged Sevenfold's M.Shadows: "A lot of people will call you a sell out and..."

M.Shadows talked with Develop Online about Hail To The King: Deathbat, you can read some excerpts below:


Why write the GDD yourself?
It’s a very sensitive subject: being a band and doing something like this. A lot of people will call you a sell out and want to knock it down as soon as it’s out, and we’ve seen that with a lot of the reviews. They don’t understand where we’re coming from, they have no clue that we’ve made the game ourselves, but a lot of them label us as people that will licence our name out and have nothing else to do with the final game.
We’ve been very clear in the press that we made this game ourselves. Our mascot, our logo and what we do is very important to us, so we want to make sure it comes directly from us, not some developers that know nothing about us.

Click here to read the full interview.