Sony confirmed its plans to release more television adaptations of its video game franchises from Game console more important. At an informative meeting with investors today, the Japanese company confirmed that are already working on a series based on Horizon, god of War D Grand Touring.
Three productions will be responsible for PlayStation productiona studio that the company created as part of its plan to expand into other areas of entertainment and which had its most important launch so far in unexploredwith Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg.
Details on the three new adaptations are still scarce, although some of them are consistent with recent rumors. The most important case is god of Warwhat has been confirmed will be added to the Amazon Prime Video catalog, which was already rumored in March last year. Its development will remain in the hands of Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, creators of Spacealthough it still needs to be ratified.
When Horizonit is only known that television adaptation will be released via Netflix. Although what of Grand Touring So far, this is what causes the most questions, since this is not a franchise with characters or a storyline. We’ll have to see how the identity of the popular PlayStation racing game saga carries over into this type of production.
PlayStation goes beyond video games with new series
Aside from a few details that are known so far, the bet that PlayStation is making to go beyond video games is still interesting. It should be reminded that several productions are already underway, in which the titles included in the catalog of the Japanese company will be adapted.
The loudest case is Last of us, which will premiere on HBO Max. It has a cast led by Peter Pascal like Joel and Bella Ramsey as Ellie. At the helm is Craig Mazin, creator of Chernobyl and also in collaboration with Neil Druckmann, who directed the two games released for the PlayStation. Until last March, filming took place in the Canadian city of Calgary, and details surrounding its launch are scarce, only that it will release sometime in 2023.
Another one of the great projects of PlayStation Productions is twisted metal. Said adaptation was confirmed in February last year, and in September it became known that Anthony Mackie (Falcon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe) will be its main character. The series will premiere on Peacock at an undetermined date.
But not all shows. As we said at the beginning, unexplored This is the most important launch of the PlayStation studio so far, and it is expected to make more films related to its games. This section focuses on Ghost of TsushimaDirected by Chad Stahelski (John Wick) and written by Takashi Dosher.
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