The author behind the John Wick film sequence in addition to the VR game John Wick: Chronicles has received a sequence primarily based on Dungeons & Dragons within the works.
As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Derek Kolstad, who wrote on all three of the John Wick motion thriller flicks, can be creating and writing a pitch for a sequence primarily based on the tabletop RPG games universe. Based on the location, the sequence can be live-action – although particulars past this are fairly sparse in the interim. Variety studies that the sequence is predicted to seize “essential features” of the D&D franchise, but it surely’s not clear how it will play out in motion.
It appears this isn’t the one D&D adaptation within the pipeline, both. Not solely is there a live-action Dungeons & Dragons function movie within the casting levels of manufacturing from Paramount and eOne (toy and board recreation firm Hasbro’s filmed leisure studio), however THR studies the latter firm is working with a number of completely different writers to craft “varied initiatives” set within the tabletop recreation’s fantasy universe.
Dungeons & Dragons was created approach again in 1974 and since then has expanded enormously, gaining a serious following alongside the best way. It’s been a major affect on the a few of the best fantasy PC games over time, with titles reminiscent of Neverwinter, Neverwinter Nights, Baldur’s Gate 3, and a raft of others impressed by or set in its universe.
Derek Kolstad, the creator and author behind the John Wick franchise, has been tapped to pen and develop a pitch for a live-action sequence primarily based on the Dungeons & Dragons universehttps://t.co/jxhT6YWccB
— The Hollywood Reporter (@THR) January 15, 2021
There’s no information on once we can anticipate particulars of Kolstad’s D&D sequence to emerge simply but, however hopefully we’ll get to seek out out extra within the not-too-distant future. Within the meantime, take a look at our rundown of a few of the best D&D games to have landed on our dwelling platform over time.