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Film / Television Adaptions
- Snowgum Films (Makers of Troll Bridge)
- While we are still waiting for the
big movie adaptation of any of Terry's books we have been lucky to see several of Terry books adapted for television.
These include: Wyrd Sisters, Soul Music, Hogfather, The Colour of Magic, Going Postal, Truckers, Johnny and the Dead and Johnny and the Bomb.
Licenced Discworld Product Suppliers
- The Colour of Magic was released as a text based adventure in the 1980s for the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64.
- A mobile phone game of The Colour of Magic was released in the 1990s.
- There were also three Discworld games released by Psygnosis in the 1990s: Discworld, Discworld II and Discworld Noir. With the help of the ScummVM program, Discworld and Discworld II are playable on modern PC hardware. Discworld Noir sadly takes a lot more effort to get running correctly.
- The Discworld Mapp as well as being a phyical book was released as an app for iPads only (available through ITunes).
- The original Discworld Board game was Thud! designed by Trevor Truran. You can still purchase Thud from the Discworld Emporium.
- Backspindle Games released two Discworld board games: Guards! Guards! and Clacks (based loosely on Going Postal).
- Treefrog Games released two Discworld board games: Discworld: Ankh-Morpork and Discworld: Witches.
- Ales by Mail produce an extensive range of Discworld beers and even a Nanny Ogg's Scumble.