With today’s modern video game technology, we can chainsaw a zombie into procedural hunks and release a spray of ichor that runs fluid-simulated down walls and gathers into glossy black puddles. Y’know, if we wanted to. Back in 1987, a little imagination was required to see such things.
I never played board game Chainsaw Warrior, but it sounds a lot like a man vs. demons gory single-player FPS simulated with two decks of cards and a couple of dice. Auroch Digital were faithful to Games Workshop’s original in their video game adaptation last year, but have announced they’re expanding on it in a sequel, Lords of the Night.