Rorschach & Comedian Concept Art From Abandoned WATCHMEN Video Game

Conceptual illustrator Roger Robinson, worked very briefly on BottleRocket's video game adaptation of Zack Snyder's Watchmen. They ended up walking away from the project, and all we are left with is some cool art of The Comedian and Rorschach. Check it out!

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By nailbiter111 - 12/14/2013

Artwork by Roger Robinson





Someone's killing our super heroes. The year is 1985 and super heroes have banded together to respond to the murder of one of their own. They soon uncover a sinister plot that puts all of humanity in grave danger. The super heroes fight to stop the impending doom only to find themselves a target for annihilation. But, if our super heroes are gone, who will save us?

Watchmen (2009) was directed by Zack Snyder ("Man Of Steel"), from a screenplay written by David Hayter and Alex Tse. It's an adaptation of the comic book of the same name created by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. The cast included: Malin Åkerman, Billy Crudup, Matthew Goode, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, and Patrick Wilson. On a budget of $130 million, the film pulled in $185 million.
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Interestein - 12/14/2013, 11:14 AM
Such a damn great movie.
TheIlluminati - 12/14/2013, 11:16 AM
This movie scared the shit outta me 😁
yonny616 - 12/14/2013, 11:21 AM
Wait, I thought the did make a Watchmen video game?

Wasn't called "Watchmen: The End Is Nigh".
Namor - 12/14/2013, 11:22 AM
I loved Watchmen! Comedian vs Ozy in the opening scene was freaking epic!
OrionPax - 12/14/2013, 11:32 AM
Good flick!Unfortunately underrated by fans when compared to the Graphic Novel......
Bigred20 - 12/14/2013, 11:34 AM
uhhh they did make a watchmen video game
JoeMomma29 - 12/14/2013, 11:37 AM
One of the best CBMs out there! Some of the best fight scenes ever!
SuperCat - 12/14/2013, 11:43 AM
Art looks good to me. Favorite 2 characters from "Watchmen."
Stubner - 12/14/2013, 11:44 AM
They did make a video game.... I own it and am looking at it as I type this.
batcheeks8 - 12/14/2013, 11:57 AM
Amazing movie, one of the best adaptations I've ever seen.
Christuffer - 12/14/2013, 11:59 AM
That looks gorram amazing.

I still think that Lego should do "Lego Watchmen". I've already begun designing the game on paper myself
BANE5000 - 12/14/2013, 12:03 PM
@Namor

I thought the Comedian fought a goon Ozy hired in the opening scene?...I need to watch the movie again to be sure
ALmazing - 12/14/2013, 12:15 PM
Watchmen: The End Is Nigh wasn't a good game. Not surprised they cancel this one.
HeisenbergSaysRelax - 12/14/2013, 12:15 PM
@BANE5000 During the flashback to the fight, when Ozy is telling his plan to Rorschach and Nite-Owl, they cut to where Comedian is about to be thrown and it's revealed Ozy's face and that he was the one who did it.
SAZMD - 12/14/2013, 1:04 PM
Best opening credits ever. Although Zombieland's opening was pretty good too.
chewish - 12/14/2013, 1:12 PM
Am I the only one that doesn't like The Comedian's costume at all (in the book and the movie)? All the other characters' outfits are perfect, yet I don't know why I detest The Comedian's so much.
calin88 - 12/14/2013, 2:13 PM
Why do I have a feeling that a Telltale's Watchmen Game would be awesome, also wouldn't min WBM, after finishing Origins and Suicide Squad, making a Watchmen game with Arkham-style gameplay
MercSoul - 12/14/2013, 3:39 PM
@yonny616 that game is a prequel of the movie
yonny616 - 12/14/2013, 3:43 PM
@MercSoul Yeah I know, but it's still a game.
valeriesghost - 12/14/2013, 4:29 PM
Please, this might be the best CBM made. At least in the top 4 or 5.
valeriesghost - 12/14/2013, 4:30 PM
BTW, i read Watchmen about once a year and have for years. It's on my yearly cycle with LOTR. The movie was fantastic IMHO
ALmazing - 12/14/2013, 4:39 PM
@intruder- I think the only people who got it were those who read the graphic nobel, I mean who would understand what Bubastis was if they never read the comics?

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But I have to admit, as a huge fan of the graphic nobel, I am not a fan of the movie version, I mean, Ozzie nipples?

Bl00dwerK - 12/14/2013, 4:59 PM
I hated that one Watchmen game. It gave me a 1 pt. achievement...
pointman - 12/14/2013, 7:13 PM
Even though there were things wrong with the translation I respected Snyder's vision. It was a visually great movie and all of the actors worked their butts off to deliver.
BANE5000 - 12/14/2013, 8:33 PM
@HeisenbergSaysRelax
@1to10youLose

Oh ok, thanks and thanks :]
MightyZeus - 12/14/2013, 9:13 PM
Interesting concept art. I would have been interested to have played this game if it where released.
Seejay - 12/15/2013, 1:19 AM

Great movie.
Natetrix79 - 12/15/2013, 3:34 AM
The pencil in the eye funny as hell, & The Joker walking around in that nurses uniform tryna blowup the hospital FREAKING HILAROUS!!!!
Natetrix79 - 12/15/2013, 3:44 AM
And Watchmen was epic my friends, look at the changes made in ither comicbook movies The Amazing Spiderman, The X-Men movies, The Nolan Trilogy, Wanted(but I didn't think the evil shit dude was gonna make it anyway),& The Blade movies some were good & some were bad but none really stayed too close to the source material but Watchmen,300,& Sin City did & all 3 of them were amazing movies cause they took the essence of the book & put it on screen I really don't get all the hate Watchmen gets from some fans they nailed pretty much every character with the perfect actor/actress did they not???
BlackestKnight - 12/15/2013, 5:48 AM
DO IT!!!!!!!!!!!!
BlackestKnight - 12/15/2013, 5:53 AM
@yommy

this is for a totally seper part 1ate game. and yes they did makt "the end is nigh" as a game. Two games, really.
BlackestKnight - 12/15/2013, 5:54 AM
that is what happens trying to type fast with one hand...
TheBatman3000 - 12/15/2013, 11:06 PM
@johan02- you made some okay points but the ending wasn't ruined as long as it's the same result then it's all good they got the point and if anything they got the point even more than the book....ozzy already made Manhattan go emotional on live tv so the world already saw him go a little nuts then boom blame it all on manhattan you don't need this huge complicated plan where he had to make some weird huge genetically engineered squid...and only attack New York then have the world unite...why? If anything Russia would be happy that shit happened to them....in the movie he blows up key cities that would make the world stand notice....and plus I never liked that silk specter and niteowl were cool about this like naked on the floor like hippies...the movie made them disgusted with it...they understood it but they still acted human...like dan says you didn't save humanity..you deformed it..that's the real practical joke....and talking about jokes...see what I did there lol Heath was [frick]ing excellent as joker! He did make movies goers laugh...and scared...just because he doesn't make some dumb ass pun doesn't make him a good joker? Psh [frick]er is crazy...Heath got jokers psychotic nature...he was fearless unlike jacks joker were he ended up being a pussy in the end lol

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