Ubisoft has revealed that the much discussed Assassin’s Creed movie has been greenlit and is currently in production.
Ubisoft originally signed a deal New Regency back in 2012 which placed Michael Fassbender as the lead. However, since then, the movie’s production has been up in question.
Today, during Ubisoft’s third-quarter fiscal earnings call, the publisher announced the film’s official production status. Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot called the movies production “a very important milestone for the project.” The movie is scheduled to release December 21, 2016.
Insomniac Games are developing a new Ratchet and Clank game for the PlayStation 4, the developer announced today.
Coinciding with the upcoming movie, the new Ratchet and Clank game will “shares the film’s vision of Ratchet’s origin story.” Insomniac will continue its involvement in the upcoming CGI movie of the same name, which will release in 2015 alongside the game.
“In 2015, we have the rare (actually, for us, unprecedented) opportunity to expand Ratchet’s universe simultaneously in two forms,” said the developer wrote on its website. Continue reading
21st Century Fox have announced that the Assassin’s Creed movie will be hitting theaters December 21, 2016, reports The Wrap.
The Assassin’s Creed movie was originally penciled in for a spring 2015 release and then it was expected for summer 2015.
The movie will star Michael Fassbender and will be directed by Justin Kurzel. However, other than that no other details where given about the movie.
Marvel planned to debut The Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer during Agents of SHIELD next Tuesday, but apparently that plan isn’t going to work out as the trailer leaked online.
In anticipation of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, DC Entertainment have released a closeup of Ben Affleck in costume as Batman.
“The filmmakers wanted to include this new cinematic version of the Dark Knight in the anniversary mosaic so it could be discovered by fans!” states a post onthe DC Comics blog. “The cast and crew behind Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice are excited to be a part of the 75th celebration!”
In anticipation of its panel on Saturday, Legendary Pictures have revealed the logo and some of the weapons from the Word of Warcraft movie, Warcraft. Continue reading
Good news Dragon Ball Z fans!
Even though it hit Japanese theaters over a year ago, FUNimation Entertainment and Screenvision. today announced that Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods will be hitting US movie theaters this August–screening in over 350 theaters across North America on August 5, August 6, August 7, and August 9.
“We’re very excited to be bringing Battle of Gods to movie theaters across the country this summer,” said FUNimation president Gen Fukunaga. “Dragon Ball Z has always been a huge part of everything we do at FUNimation and, speaking as a fan myself, I can’t wait to watch it on the big screen.”
Adult Swim have announced a new cartoon series from The Boondocks creator Aaron McGrder entitled Black Jesus.
The series will star Gerald “Slink” Johnson from Grand Theft Auto V as Black Jesus, as well as co star Charlie Murphy, Corey Holcomb and John Witherspoon from Are We There Yet, The Cleveland Show and Friday respectively.
Black Jesus, a present day live-action comedy, finds Jesus living in Compton, Calif., on a daily mission to spread love and kindness throughout the neighborhood with the help of his small but loyal group of downtrodden followers.