Ubisoft to make official Heroes videogame

It started for the first time on terrestrial UK telly last night on BBC2, but the first season of Tim Kring’s hit series has attracted millions of viewers each week around the world since it was first aired in America last September.

And soon you could get the chance to participate in a digital version of the Heroes universe.

“With a gripping storyline and rich characters, Heroes lends itself naturally to a video game format,” announced Ubisoft's Christian Salomon. “By offering people the chance to interact directly with the show’s captivating universe, there is no doubt that the game will appeal to both fans of the series and avid gamers.”

More news on this as it appears. To read our episode guides of the first season of Heroes, visit the TV reviews part of our site, here .