Keyboard Geniuses: How can a Myst TV show differentiate itself from Lost?
Keyboard Geniuses is our weekly glance at a few intriguing, witty, or otherwise notable posts from the Gameological discussion threads. Comments have been excerpted and edited here for grammar, length, and/or clarity. You can follow the links to see the full threads.
Earlier this week, Sam Barsanti shared a report from Deadline about Hulu picking up Legendary Entertainment’s TV series based on Myst, the classic adventure game. Time will tell if the series will actually get off the ground, but as Abigail pointed out, in the event that it does, won’t it be pretty similar to Lost?
I really don’t see the point of making a Myst show after Lost has already happened, suffered a backlash, ended in a semi-satisfactory manner, and been over for five years. I don’t know if Myst actually influenced the show, but to someone who played it, the …