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Show-Inspired Vulgar Video Games

Trover Saves the Universe is an Immersive Rick and Morty Game

— March 29, 2019 — Pop Culture
This Rick and Morty game is conceived by Justin Roiland — the co-creator of the cult-favorite adult cartoon. Dubbed 'Trover Saves the Universe,' the entertaining action-adventure release adopts "the obscene and vulgar ethos of [the] hit show," transforming it into an immersive virtual reality experience.

Players take on the character of Trover who has to save the universe — a task that becomes quite apparent once the title of Roiland's product is made known.

One of the most alluring aspects of this Rick and Morty game is the fact that it features "over 20 hours of dialogue from Roiland." Not only does 'Trover Saves the Universe' recall visual cues that tie it to the cult-favorite series, but the voices are also inspired by the adult cartoon — Trover, for example, sounds like Morty.


Image Credit: Squanch Games
Trend Themes
1. Vulgar Immersive Games - There is a trend of developing more immersive and vulgar video games that cater to fans of popular TV shows like Rick and Morty.
2. Celebrity-driven Video Games - The success of Trover Saves the Universe shows a trend towards celebrity-driven video games that appeal to an already established fanbase.
3. Virtual Reality Storytelling - Games like Trover Saves the Universe demonstrate a growing interest in immersive storytelling in virtual reality games.
Industry Implications
1. Video Game Development - The video game industry has an opportunity to explore new ways of engaging players by developing more immersive and celebrity-driven games.
2. Virtual Reality Technology - The success of Trover Saves the Universe indicates that there is a growing demand for innovative virtual reality technology that can create immersive and interactive experiences.
3. Entertainment Industry - The entertainment industry can look into producing more video games that are inspired by popular TV shows and movies, in order to tap into a devoted fanbase.
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