EXCLUSIVE: Amblin Partners has acquired Deb Lucke’s YA novel The Lunch Witch, with Angry Birds co-director Clay Kaytis attached to make his live-action directing debut. Michael De Luca is producing. They will set a writer quickly. The setup: For generations and generations, the women of Grunhilda’s family have stirred up trouble in a big, black pot. Show More Summary
If you need another video game movie fix, especially after Warcraft and Angry Birds, you don’t have to wait for too long. Ubisoft Motion Pictures recently announced a movie adaptation of their popular Assassin’s Creed franchise. The Assassin’s Creed Movie 2016 will star Michael Fassbender (X-Men Apocalypse) as the main hero, Callum Lynch. Show More Summary
I understand the appeal of seeing blockbuster games like Warcraft, Assassin's Creed, and even Angry Birds come to the big screen
Now that the Angry Birds movie has proven to be a financial success, other studios want in on the mobile-games-as-movies trend. New Line Cinema has secured the rights to a Fruit Ninja movie already in development by game creator Halfbrick Studios and producer Tripp Vinson (of San Andreas and Journey to the Center of the Earth). Show More Summary
Fruit Ninja will attempt to replicate that same theatrical success that The Angry Birds Movie had earlier this year and then some, and now we have a basic idea of what its movie will be about.
Yeah, Hollywood has a nasty habit of taking really dumb ideas and adapting them to the big screen. Battleship? Stupid. An Emoji movie? Pass! Angry Birds? Bleh! In Hollywood, brand recognition is perhaps the single most important asset. Show More Summary
Move over, Angry Birds. The juicy mobile-game app will soon be coming to a theater near you.
Angry Birds in Space! Join us for a very special issue of Angry Birds Comics as the birds go into space for one stellar story event! The post Angry Birds Comics #9 appeared first on CBR.com.
Actor-writer Josh Gad (Angry Birds) is set to star and co-write, Josh Schwartz is attached to co-write and showrun and Seth Gordon is expected to direct Toy Wars, a limited drama series in development at Amazon, which follows the real-life...Show More Summary
Much like Finland is very proud of Angry Birds, Poland (home of developer CD Projekt Red) is proud of The Witcher. So much so, in fact, that Damien Monnier, lead designer of the upcoming Gwent game, has reported that there is going to be an official Witcher stamp at some point in the near future. Show More Summary
Peter Vesterbacka, the former brand ambassador and "Mighty Eagle" of "Angry Birds" developer Rovio, has joined a small gaming startup run by a team of ex-Rovio employees. Vesterbacka is joining Lightneer, the game development company...Show More Summary
Rovio gives Angry Birds 2 a hefty update for the changing season. Included are a bunch of levels, new piggy baddies, and a harder daily challenge mode.
We have apps to help us sleep, to help us read the day’s headlines, and to help us shoot angry birds at pigs. Now, there’s an app that helps you consent to sex. But is a smartphone app a smart solution for the pervasive rape culture we live in?
Insane Cherry was good enough to create what is undoubtedly the most metal cover of "Bodies" ever recorded. Birds, goats, camels, seals, cats, and dogs all come together for this historic collaboration. (more…)
Finnish company Rovio Entertainment is facing a challenge that has bedeviled much of the mobile-game industry: how to repeat smash hits.
The Angry Birds Movie is an animated tale of flightless fowl who find themselves prey to a bunch of green sea-faring pigs seeks to steal their eggs. Based upon the immensely popular mobile game, which has been downloaded over 2 billion...Show More Summary
If the news that Rovio is planning on a sequel for its The Angry Birds Movie is surprising to you, maybe you - like me and many others - thought the movie did at best decently enough but nothing spectacular. Well, apparently it did great. According to Rovio's profit report, the movie opened in the
Rovio CEO Kati Levoranta confirms that the company has started planning a sequel to their summer hit The Angry Birds Movie.
Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, and Danny McBride voiced the film's titular characters The post Angry Birds Movie Sequel Being Planned appeared first on ComingSoon.net.