For fans of the critically acclaimed graphic novel, Scarygirl,written by Nathan Jurevicius, have a new video game headed their way.
Square Enix, Inc, who is most known for the groundbreaking games such as the Final Fantasy series, are releasing an action-platform game based on the graphic novel.
In Scarygirl, the titular character is a child who has been abandoned but there is more to it. She has a tentacle for an arm and tends to dress like a pirate. While she sleeps she is haunted by a strange man in her dreams. To figure out the meaning behind the dreams she sets out into the world to find the man who haunts her.
During the game, Scarygirl will be helped by her friends and guardians that appear in the graphic novel. Her friends include, Blister the giant octopus and Bunniguru the mystical, kung fu rabbit. They will help her beat down adorable (but deadly) hedgehogs and spiders from the Stinky Swamp.
Scarygirl the game will be available beginning January 18th on the Xbox LIVE Arcade and on the Playstation Network for the Playstation on January 24th. It will also eventually it will be on the Windows PC in the early months of 2012.
The game adaptation is being developed by TikGames.