Category Archives: Movies
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 | 00:14 BST
Mass Effect writer Drew Karpyshyn has said filmmakers should focus on the story of humanity’s search for a place in the galaxy, which much more intrinsic to what the franchise is than, say, Tali or Garrus. Don’t shoot the messenger.
Wed, Apr 10, 2013 | 21:30 BST
Halo may be turned into a movie yet, as acclaimed District 9 director Neill Blomkamp has expressed interest in helming the project, but only if he is given total creative control.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 11:55 BST
Mon, Apr 08, 2013 | 11:19 BST
Sony has issued its weekly video update blog, which will see The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Mass Effect: Paragon Lost and others added to PSN.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 00:13 BST
Evil Dead remake director Fede Alvarez is keen to tckle the adventures of Gordon Freeman, according to a Yahoo Movies report. “I really want to make a Half-Life movie at some point – but I’d heard it was impossible because Spielberg wanted to make it. That’s definitely one that I’ve always dreamed of making into a movie though,” the Panic Attack creator said. It looks like JJ Abrams has pipped him at the post, though.
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 03:20 BST
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 | 11:26 GMT
Sony has published details of this week’s PSN video update for Europe and Australia. Daniel Craig’s return as Bond in Skyfall is top billing, with Rise of the Guardians and some bollocks about crocodiles following.
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 | 00:55 GMT
Just a little blip out of BioWare’s PAX East panel: Mass Effect series executive producer Casey Hudson made a brief mention of the upcoming Legendary Pictures film adaptation.
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 | 12:24 GMT
Borderlands will be turned into an animated short film as part of a collaboration between 2K Games, Gearbox Software and students at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.
Mon, Mar 18, 2013 | 12:37 GMT
Sony has revealed this week’s PSN video store update, which adds the gurning sneer of Karl Urban’s Dredd and the shonky game adaptation Silent Hill: Revelation into the mix.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 00:36 GMT
First Showing reports series director Paul W.S. Anderson and star Milla Jovovich have both been confirmed for the new Resident Evil film, currently languishing without a subtitle under the codename Resident Evil 6. It’s expected to tie up the events of the last two films, forming a second trilogy. Shooting will begin in northern autumn, and special effects will be handled by long-time Anderson collaborator Mr X.
Thanks, Bloody Disgusting.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 03:00 GMT
Mass Effect: Paragon Lost, the anime movie detailing the adventures of Mass Effect 3 squaddie James Vega, is out now in the UK. That is the end of the news, but the BioWare Blog is offering a Reinforcements Pack for Mass Effect 3′s multiplayer to the first 200 UK fans to send in a photograph of themselves holding the newly-released film.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 18:15 GMT
The R-rated Bioshock film was all set to go at Universal with Gore Verbinski at the helm. Then the similarly adult big-budget think piece Watchmen came out and didn’t dominate the box office they way they had hoped. That left Irrational head Ken Levine with a choice to make.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 17:09 GMT
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn is being released as a rather neat Blu-Ray and DVD bundle, releasing May 27.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 00:53 GMT
Sam Raimi has said Blizzard is at least partially to blame for his decision to give up directing the upcoming Warcraft movie.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 14:57 GMT
A Resident Evil 6 film is in the early stages at Sony Pictures and Screen Gems, but at present, neither Milla Jovovich nor Paul W.S. Anderson have been confirmed. The last film in the series, Resident Evil: Retribution, grossed $221 million worldwide. The film is slated to hit theaters September 12, 2014, so there’s still quite a ways to go before it hits cinemas. Thanks, MCV.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 15:42 GMT
Tomb Raider is to get a new movie courtesy of GK Films. The flick will be based on Crystal Dyanmics’ reboot, and the studio will also have a hand in the film’s production.
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 17:29 GMT
The Deus Ex: Human Defiance trademark which popped up earlier this week is, as suspected, for the movie based on the franchise and not a new game in the series. The correlation was figured out by Superannuation, after a domain registration filed by CBS Films popped up online. The movie will feature a cyberpunk setting according to filmmaker C. Robert Cargill, and is based on 2011′s Human Revolution.
Fri, Mar 01, 2013 | 09:26 GMT
PS4 will feature Sony’s 4K movie service at some point. However, film downloads could hit the 100GB mark. Ouch.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 | 15:25 GMT