Harry Potter is done. The Lord of the Rings is finished. The Hobbit is in the cinemas. Narnia has been filmed many times, Oz is having a re-make, Wonderland has been Tim Burton’d and the Hunger Games is breaking box office records. Which fantasy world is left to explore? Fighting Fantasy is it. And of the 60 books many cite Deathtrap Dungeon as the best of all.
Deathtrap Dungeon is a live action feature film, based on the best-selling book of the same title by Ian Livingstone CBE, OBE, BAFTA-winning author and cofounder of iconic games companies Games Workshop and Eidos Interactive. A completed, developed 4th Draft screenplay is available.
Deathtrap Dungeon was first publishesd in 1984 and was the 6th book in the original Fighting Fantasy Series (including The Warlock of Firetop Mountain) which have sold in excess of 17 million copies in 30 languages since their launch in 1982. With a new title just released, Blood of the Zombies, the brand is still strong today.
This is the very first screenplay based on the franchise. There are already iphone apps for Deathtrap Dungeon, and many of the Fighting Fantasy books.