A full meeting of Diabolical death will be part of Evil Dead: The Game. Scheduled for release on PC and consoles in February, the upcoming video game lets players work together to take on the Deadites. At the forefront, Bruce Campbell lends his voice to Ash Williams and gives fans the opportunity to ease the pain with the Boomstick firsthand.
In addition, other characters are introduced into the game throughout the franchise. With the original cast lending their voices and likenesses, more names have been revealed for the cast of Evil Dead: The Game. On Twitter, the developers confirmed that the game brought together the cast of Diabolical death, which includes the return of Bruce Campbell as Ash, Hal Delrich as Scotty, and Ellen Sandweiss as Cheryl as playable survivors. Betsy Baker as Linda and Theresa Tilly as Shelly also make special appearances.
Other casting announcements have revealed franchise favorites from elsewhere in the series who are also joining the fray. Arthur by Marcus Gilbert from Army of Darkness will be a playable survivor, adding a medieval flair to the mix. Ash vs. Evil Dead Fans will also be happy to see the returns of Ray Santiago as Pablo Simon Bolivar and Dana DeLorenzo as Kelly Maxwell. It’s not quite the same as a fourth season of Ash vs. Evil Dead, but it’s certainly exciting to see the Ghost-Beaters together again.
“I would do the old man,” Bruce Campbell said recently of the role of Ash he would be playing. “He’s got all the experience. The young man doesn’t know his ass out of a hole in the ground. But that’s what’s good about the game. You can play other characters, you can play the possessed Ash. . So, it really is, whatever your mood is when you are playing. ”
The game’s login line reads: “Put yourself in the shoes of Ash Williams or his iconic friends. evil Dead franchise and work together in a game loaded with co-op and PVP multiplayer action! Play as a team of four survivors, explore, loot, deal with your fear and find key items to seal the breach between worlds in a game inspired by the three originals evil Dead movies as well as the original Starz Ash vs. Evil Dead TV shows.”
It’s as good as it gets when it comes to seeing more of Ash Williams in the evil Dead universe. Campbell stepped back from the role of Ash in other live-action projects, as portraying the killer Deadite turned out to be a “never-ending physical struggle” by the end of it. Ash vs. Evil Dead. Fortunately, Campbell is always happy to lend his voice to Ash for fans to kill Deadites as a character in digital form. Maybe if the game sells well enough we could get an animated series as well, as Campbell has said he’s ready to voice Ash in a evil Dead cartoon.
Evil Dead: The Game will be released in February 2022 for PC, Xbox One, Xbox X | S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Nintendo Switch. You can find out more about the game on the official website.
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