Whoever had the idea to turn a film about a tree raping, soul sucking, blood drenched evil getting its ass kicked by shotgun wielding, Deadite blasting, charismatic asshole is a pure genius and I love you for that.
In 1984 Commodore 64 became the first company to realize the profit from the Evil Dead films and release a video game titled simply The Evil Dead.
If you’re interested in seeing what the game looks like before playing check out this promotional trailer released by THQ
In this game a local journalist is out to expose the truth of the Necronomicon and reads the incantation aloud on national television unleashing the evil onto the entire town. Deadites are now turning all townsfolk into more Deadites. It’s up to Ash to stop this evil once again.
Check out the trailer to the game down below
And just for added bonus for you guys check out this making of bonus feature that can be found in the game
This game ignores previous games and plays off the events of the film series The Evil Dead and Evil Dead 2 but now Ash is locked away in an insane asylum as no one believes his stories. His doctor however has the book of the dead and is planning to destroy the world with its evil once again it’s up to Ash to figure out how to stop the soul sucking Deadites.
Check out the trailer for the game below
It’s a tower defense game that requires players to defend an area from oncoming waves of attacking Deadite enemies.