Earlier this week Universal Pictures, Legendary Pictures and Blizzard Entertainment released a short fifteen second sneek peek of the Warcraft movie. The movie, based on Blizzard Entertainments record breaking RTS and MMORPG franchise is directed by Moon and Source Code director Duncan Jones and stars Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Toby Kebbell, Robert Kazinsky and Clancy Brown. The movies director and many fans of the videogame are hoping that Warcraft will be the movie to finally break the videogame adaptation curse that has plagued sub-par adaptations such as Super Mario Bros., Streetfighter: The Movie and Doom...
With the movie not due for release until June next year, expect the CGI to be greatly polished upon in the meantime. Visual effects aside, lets hope that Warcrafts narrative and character dynamics and development can live up the hype and herald in a new era of videogame movie adaptations.
Warcraft June 10th, 2016
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Directed by Duncan Jones, Warcraft's release date is June 10th, 2016.
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