“Mickey Rourke was our first choice to play Marcinko in Rogue Warrior,” said Todd Vaughn, Executive Producer of Rogue Warrior. “He absolutely, one-hundred percent captures Marcinko’s raw and gritty personality.” Mickey Rourke will be leading the role in Bethesda’s upcoming game and will voice the prominent role of the irreverent, battle-tested Richard “Demo Dick” Marcinko, a real-life Navy SEAL and founder of the elite SEAL Team 6, in Rogue Warrior.
In Rogue Warrior you play as “Demo Dick” trying to disrupt a ballistic missile program by who else, North Korea. As you uncover the details of the mission, you realize that the USSR has their hands into the mix and now your concentration on the mission shifts to another Communist country…
He’s not entirely new to the video game scene. If you recall his “fictional” character, Randy “The Ram” Robinson, was featured in “Wrestle Jam”. While the game was not an official release, Kotaku went behind the scenes with the making of “Wrestle Jam”.
This title is scheduled for a Q4 release in 2009. It will be available on the PS3, PC and X360.