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VARIETY - Lone Wolf Set For Series Adaptation

Variety Magazine has published an exclusive article detailing the first moves towards a Lone Wolf adaptation.  https://variety.com/2020/biz/news/lone-wolf-joe-dever-1234644290/ The U.K.’s ChorMedia and Holmgard Ltd are adapting Joe Dever’s popular fantasy-adventure gamebook series “Lone Wolf” as a live-action interactive series. “Urban Hymn” producer Neil Chordia will produce for ChorMedia and Joe Dever’s son Ben Devere for Holmgard.“‘Lone Wolf’ is a special project for me, as I grew up with the gamebooks and always dreamed of seeing a live-action version on the screen,” said Chordia. “The success of Netflix’s ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch,’ showed that the technology now exists to add the interactive element to Lone Wolf and bring the beloved series to a whole new generation of fantasy fans and make them part...

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The Definitive Editions

In 2020 Holmgard Press embarks on the ambitious task it was born for - getting every single Lone Wolf book into print, in a format with a consistent look and feel. Something that has never existed: - 32 books with cover art from Alberto Dal Lago.- 32 books with Francesco Mattioli cartography.- 32 books reviewed, revised & approved by Scriptarium, Raven & Project Aon.- 32 books from a single publisher with consistent formatting.- 32 books with original artwork from a single illustrator, Rich Sampson AKA Nerdgore. The release of Book One has been delayed due to Coronavirus, and we are aiming for Book One to launch before Christmas 2020. The beautifully produced hardbacks will be the same size as the...

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Dead in the Deep - An interview with Ben Dever & Vincent Lazzari

In November, Librogame Land awarded Dead in the Deep Best International Gamebook, 2019. In January of that year, Alberto Orsini of Librogame Land discussed the process of writing the first posthumous Lone Wolf title. *Librogame Land (LL): Now that it's been a while since LW30 was released, let's talk! What are the human and professional feelings to see in the bookstores - what, (beyond the legacies) will be the last book by Joe Dever!Vincent Lazzari (VL) : Well Dead in the Deep’s not the last book Joe will have contributed to. He left scenario, material, ideas, and big surprises for two more books, exactly like for LW30, with perhaps fewer details, I admit it. But he’ll deserve to be credited...

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