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News: Resident Evil TV Series to Rise Following Final Movie

Resident Evil TV Series to Rise Following Final Movie

Ada know what to say

Remember those live-action Resident Evil movies? Well, they’re still being made – and now there are plans for a television series to debut following the release of the sixth (and, allegedly, final) cinematic flick. Resident Evil: The Last Chapter is currently being written, and will see all of the franchise's ‘famous’...

News: The Last of Us' Movie Adaptation Will Change Things Up, Says Neil Druckmann

The Last of Us' Movie Adaptation Will Change Things Up, Says Neil Druckmann

Expect the unexpected

Apparently, when it comes to news about video game adaptations, it never rains but it pours. Soon after we learned about the ill-conceived Resident Evil TV show, Naughty Dog has released more info regarding The Last of Us' silver screen conversion. Specifically, the original game's writer Neil Druckmann has stated that

News: Evil Dead's Sam Raimi to Produce Movie Adaptation of The Last of Us

Evil Dead's Sam Raimi to Produce Movie Adaptation of The Last of Us

Game of Thrones star mooted for Ellie role

Sam Raimi, the American film veteran best known for Evil Dead and the, er, previous Spider-Man trilogy, will produce Naughty Dog’s upcoming cinematic adaptation of The Last of Us. The tidbit was confirmed during a Sony Screen Gems panel at Comic-Con, in which the Hollywood hero was accompanied by...

News: Globe Trotting Uncharted Movie to Start Production 'Very Early Next Year'

Globe Trotting Uncharted Movie to Start Production 'Very Early Next Year'

"It's going to honour the mythology of the game"

Nathan Drake’s big screen debut is very much back on track, with production set to start early next year. The cinematic adaptation of Naughty Dog’s blockbuster Uncharted brand has been on and off more times than a hazard light over the past few years, but director Seth Gordon – who’s known...

News: Let's Be Honest, Heavenly Sword: The Movie Looks Hellishly Bad

Let's Be Honest, Heavenly Sword: The Movie Looks Hellishly Bad

Kai sera, sera

Hairy heroine Nariko’s real-life alter ego Anna Torv may be present and correct, but that doesn’t look like it’s going to save Blockade Entertainment’s cinematic Heavenly Sword adaptation from plunging to the pits of Hades. The curious flick seems to have been in production for an eternity, and now it finally has a 2nd...

Guide: How to Stream 1080p Videos from Your PC to the PS4

How to Stream 1080p Videos from Your PC to the PS4

Movie media server

Despite the promise of future support from platform holder Sony, the PlayStation 4 is currently very poor when it comes to local media playback. While it includes compatibility with key applications such as Netflix and the BBC iPlayer, it’s currently impossible to play videos, listen to music, or even view photos from your...

E3 2014: New Ratchet & Clank Movie Trailer Explores the Heroes' Past Adventures

New Ratchet & Clank Movie Trailer Explores the Heroes' Past Adventures

There's a PS4 remake to tell of, too

Being one of PlayStation's flagship franchises, Ratchet & Clank has always been ripe for the possibility of being adapted to an animated movie. So, fans of the wacky space adventures of the famous Lombax and robot praised the heavens when a CGI animated film was announced last year, shown with a teaser that...

News: Groan, Naughty Dog's The Last of Us Movie Is Just a Retelling of the Game's Story

Groan, Naughty Dog's The Last of Us Movie Is Just a Retelling of the Game's Story

Wait, seriously?

In news that makes absolutely no sense at all, prolific Naughty Dog penman Neil Druckmann has revealed that the recently announced cinematic adaptation of The Last of Us is actually just a straight retelling of the story told in the main game. "It’s an adaptation of the story of The Last of Us," the staffer stated. "As far as...

Weirdness: Sony May Be Making a Movie About the Console Wars

Sony May Be Making a Movie About the Console Wars

Blood bath

Forget about the fight between the Helghast and the ISA, as the so-called console war is undeniably the biggest brawl in gaming. And in a strange twist of fate, Sony Pictures could be producing a movie inspired by the neverending skirmish, charting SEGA’s assault on Nintendo in the early to mid 1990s. We don’t know about you, but...

News: Nariko Slashing Her Way into Our Hearts in New Heavenly Sword Movie Trailer

Nariko Slashing Her Way into Our Hearts in New Heavenly Sword Movie Trailer

This is why Nariko is a badass

The previously announced film adaptation of the hack-and-slash PlayStation 3 game Heavenly Sword now has a new trailer. The last promotional video highlighted the narrative of the movie, while this one cuts that in favour of a focus on heroine Nariko. There is lots of action in this clip, with the narrator exclaiming:...

News: You'd Have to Be a Doughnut to Not Like This Sly Cooper Movie Trailer

You'd Have to Be a Doughnut to Not Like This Sly Cooper Movie Trailer

Cane you believe it?

We’re not entirely sure why it’s taken this long, as these PlayStation movies look like they’re going to prove a huge hit at the box office. Hot on the heels of last year’s surprise Ratchet & Clank reveal, production duo Blockade Entertainment and Rainmaker Entertainment are now taking a stab at the Sly Cooper...

News: Heavenly Sword: The Movie Wields Its Blade in June 2014

Heavenly Sword: The Movie Wields Its Blade in June 2014

Oh Kai

Heavenly Sword may be deader than one of Nariko’s unfortunate antagonists, but that’s not stopping Blockade Entertainment from wrapping up production on a cinematic spin-off due for release in June 2014. Starring original voice actress and Fringe star Anna Torv, the direct-to-video flick largely follows the plot of the PlayStation 3...

News: What if Final Fantasy VII Was a Live-Action Web Series?

What if Final Fantasy VII Was a Live-Action Web Series?

Now you can find out

No matter how much you love Final Fantasy VII, we’re guessing that you don’t love it quite as much as Italian director Gionata Medeot. Having produced the live-action trailer embedded below, the London-based media mogul has been recruited by North American upstart Shinra Productions to produce a full web series inspired by...

Feature: Five Movies That Would Make Great PlayStation Games

Five Movies That Would Make Great PlayStation Games

Pull out the popcorn

Films and games are two incredibly similar mediums that often overlap. Sometimes, this results in incredibly lacklustre movie adaptations, such as the Hitman flick, or rushed releases like Transformers: Dark of the Moon. However, that's not to say that some properties don't have the potential to make excellent PlayStation...

Reaction: Ratchet & Clank's Movie Debut Could Breathe New Life into the Franchise

Ratchet & Clank's Movie Debut Could Breathe New Life into the Franchise

Galactic appeal

Ratchet & Clank hasn’t quite been the same since 2009’s outstanding A Crack in Time. While we applaud series creator Insomniac Games for experimenting with different approaches, both All 4 One and Full Frontal Assault struggled to live up to the admittedly lofty expectations set by the series’ sensational predecessors...