Skip to content

Home » ‘The Thing’ director John Carpenter talks about his unusual gaming experience in Red Dead Redemption 2

‘The Thing’ director John Carpenter talks about his unusual gaming experience in Red Dead Redemption 2


Legendary film directorSomething“, “halloween” and “Escape from New YorkJohn Carpenter spoke about his passion for games. He first became acquainted with the industry 30 years ago when he passed the first Sonic on the recommendation of his son, and since then he continues to follow it..

According to the 74-year-old director, he plays both old games and new ones. He, for example, was very dragged out by the multiplayer Fallout 76and from relatively recent projects, he spoke highly of the action-adventure game Horizon Forbidden West.

“I’ve been playing a game for a long time, it’s called Fallout 76. This series is very cool, in a post-apocalyptic world. The game had a difficult start, with problems and bugs, but I really like it. There is also an amazing project called Horizon Forbidden West. It’s awesome” John Carpenter noted.

But Red Dead Redemption 2 did not suit the director controls seemed unintuitive. Carpenter was unable to saddle his horse.


“Everything is complicated there. I can call myself an experienced player, but in this case I could not figure it out. I cannot call the controls intuitive … I know that the game is popular, and many people spend their time in it.”

Read also: Head of Xbox Phil Spencer told how much time he spends on games.


Click here for more News

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.