Category Archives: Movies

Director of the Minecraft movie announced

Vu Bui, COO of Mojang, has announced Rob McElhenney as the director of the up and coming Minecraft movie.

Rob McElhenney is best known for being a writer on the popular show, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Tales of Festival anime announced at Tales of Festival

tales-of-zestiria-06-07-15-1Bandai Namco and Japanese animation studio Ufotable have announced the production of a Tales of 20th Anniversary TV anime at the Tales of Festival in Yokohama.

Expected to hit in 2016, the anime appears to be an adaptation of Tales of Zestiria, which releases on PlayStation 3 later this year. Continue reading

Disney interested in making Banjo-Kazooie movie

banjo_kazooieAn attendee of WonderCon, the annual science fiction convention, Jenny Pratt tweeted that she heard reports of Disney and Microsoft producing a Banjo-Kazooie movie circling around the convention.

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Assassin’s Creed movie is now in production

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 developing new Ratchet and Clank for PS4

Insomniac Games are developing a new Ratchet and Clank game for the PlayStation 4, the developer announced today.

ratchet_and_clank_filmCoinciding 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

Assassin’s Creed movie gets new release date

21st Century Fox have announced that the Assassin’s Creed movie will be hitting theaters December 21, 2016, reports The Wrap.

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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.

Comic Con 2014: DC debuts new image of Ben Affleck as Batman

In anticipation of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, DC Entertainment have released a closeup of Ben Affleck in costume as Batman.

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“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!”