TV series Narcos to be made into a video game

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Critically acclaimed Netflix series Narco’s is set to get a video game adaptation.

The first two seasons centered on the exploits of infamous drug baron Pablo Escobar.

A recent report by gaming magazine IGN stated the series would be adapted for consoles and PC by Curve Digital, who have acquired the necessary license to seasons one and two of the Netflix produced show.

Curve Digitals Brynley Gibson said, “We’re looking forward to creating a game that matches the fantastic storyline and gritty action of the Netflix series,”

“We’re tremendously excited and have some amazing gameplay elements in the works that will please both fans of the show and gamers.”

Managing Director for Curve Digital, Jason Perkins further added, “Narcos is a fantastic license for us to work with.

“This critically acclaimed show from Gaumont lends itself perfectly to a video game execution and we’re excited and proud to be bringing this to market.”

Tim Stephen, Head of Legal and Business Affairs at Gaumont, Tim Stephen said, “Curve Digital is a world leading video game publisher and we trust them to develop and create our first Narcos console game title that will thrill our millions of Narcos fans, allowing them to engage with the storylines and characters they have come to know over the past three seasons.”

The third season premiered last September and a fourth season is already confirmed, however, Pedro Pascal one of the shows main stars recently spoke about the future of the show after Pablo Escobar’s brother sent a warning message to the bosses of Netflix and a location scout was murdered.

The game is set for release in spring 2019.

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