I’m a bit torn on Man vs Wild’s Bear Grylls. On the one hand, he seems like a nice guy, he’s a certified bad-ass, and his backcountry tips are actually instructional once you peel back the layers and layers of entertainment. On the other hand – fakey fakey fake fake fakerstein. However, there is one thing about Bear Grylls I can say with certainty – the man should NOT be involved in the creation of a video game version of his show. Unfortunately, that is exactly what’s happening.

I was at E3 this year, but somehow managed to miss the trailer for the new Crave Games’ production of Man vs. Wild with Bear Grylls. Up until now, this was the most embarrassing Grylls video on the internet. Now it’s this one:

The game comes out in the Fall, although based on the appearance of the game itself, it may have already come out several years ago.

Tags: , ,

Join the Modern Hiker Newsletter

Learn about new trail guides, outdoor news, and be the first to learn about events in the free Modern Hiker Newsletter. All original content and guaranteed not to flood your inbox -- new issues usually come every 2-3 weeks.