08/05/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Woodward And Bernstein Assassinated In Upcoming "Watchmen" Video Game

Last week, when Warner Bros. announced it was developing a video game to promote the release of next year's Watchmen film, we figured it'd be just another boring console movie adaptation, something along the lines of practically every other crappy one that's ever been made. Turns out we were completely wrong! At Comic-Con over the weekend, Watchmen director Zack Snyder was asked by a fan about the game's plot, which he described thusly: "Woodward and Bernstein are in New York lecturing and the Comedian assassinates them ... We tried to come up with an idea where you, like, kill Woodward and Bernstein."

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