Video game movies are a bit of a taboo after such an extended period of pretty bad movies based on interactive games. But with video games being more evolved in their writing, themes, and ideas, here are some great properties that could make great movies.
This dark and comedic post-apocalyptic franchise has seen nine episodes of video games since its debut in 1997. Originally an isometric turn-based role-playing game, it has since evolved into a 3D shooter. Published today by Bethesda, it was originally an Interplay game.
The world of Publication date is so diverse and interesting that it lends itself well to a cinematic narrative. You wouldn’t need to fully adapt a story directly from one of the games, but rather create an original one in that world. You can do amazing retro-futurism, social commentary, completely wacky stuff, almost anything. It’s a great canvas for a creative team.
a Amazon prime The miniseries are expected to be released in the near future, however. The series is to be directed and written by Lisa Joy and Jonathon Nolan of Westworld Fame.
Life is strange
2015 Life is strange is a brilliant, heartwarming, heartwarming and deep game. Following the events of Max, a young woman who discovers she has the power to reverse time, this is a detective story set in the Cascadia region of North West America .
Its struggles with identity and school make it something of great potential for a Edge of seventeen– high school melodrama style.
A sprawling sci-fi space opera, Mass Effect has been at the heart of this discussion since Mass Effect released in 2007. The series is a mix of Starship Troopers, Star Trek, Western RPG, Japanese RPG and First Person Shooter. It’s arguably the top of developer BioWare’s back catalog.
After Commander Shepherd, the trilogy is suitably grandiose for cinema. With memorable characters like Garrus, Jack, Aria T’Loak, and more, it feels like a natural fit for the big screen. Maybe Blasto can play the role of the commander?
Who doesn’t want to see the iconic “big stupid jellyfish” line being the subject of a feature film?
Identification software LOSS is one of the oldest gaming franchises, with LOSSThe initial version of 93 stands the test of time. The Internet meme of “Can XYZ Technology Work?” LOSS”Showed how extremely popular the series is.
LOSS himself has great cinematic inspirations: evil Dead, Army of Darkness, Die hard, Heroes of the last action, and The Terminator. A chainsaw-wielding maniac with a demon-killing shotgun looks perfect for a 90-minute action flick.
Let’s also forget that the 2005 LOSS the movie with Dwayne Johnson exists… please.
A developer of Wolfenstein: the new colossus once said that there are “a lot of things you can do with a hatchet and a Nazi”.
Wolfenstein is a play on the famous alternate history trope of “What if the Axis won WWII?” Answer: Very bad things. The hero BJ Blazkowicz leads the fight against the Nazis through Old blood, The new order, and The new colossus. This mix of war horrors and brutal gameplay is extremely rewarding. There is no easier enemy to motivate an audience than the Nazis, just ask Indiana Jones.
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