Scott Stuber has been chosen by Epic Games to produce the film and develop a script.
Gears of War
The project had been in development since 2007.
Video game teasers tend to stick to a certain formula: dazzle the viewer with awesome graphics, show off some of the games’ abilities and maybe dribble a little story out to tantalize would-be players. But every so often, one piece of video-centric marketing will float above the rest or sink to join the sludge. In […]
When it comes to Internet success stories, the gaming comedy collective known as Rooster Teeth helped carve out the mold of what it looks like when a bunch of normal guys effing around manage to grow an actual phenomenon. They helped popularize machinima, the practice of using already extant game engines to make all-new content. […]
Like any best-selling video game franchise, there’s been talk of a “Gears of War” movie for the better part of a decade now. The first “Gears” game established the sci-fi war series as an important pillar on Microsoft’s Xbox 360 game console in 2006. Then, “Gears 2” cemented the kind of gamer loyalty that drives […]
Be forewarned: This clip is crass and more than a little juvenile. That said, it made me chuckle out loud — albeit guiltily. More importantly, the one-note joke dovetails nicely with the recent din swelling up once again over violent video games.
This weekend Cliff Bleszinski, a.k.a. “Cliffy B,” the outspoken designer behind the moody, cathartically violent “Gears of War” franchise tweeted, “Deep down I really just want to make a JRPG” — Japanese role playing game. He was probably kidding, but why let that stop our imaginations from running wild. Hmm… now, what might such a […]
If war is hell, then should war games really be entertaining? That’s the question surrounding “Six Days in Fallujah,” a title based on the 2004 battle of Fallujah that was supposed to be published by Konami later this year. On April 28th, the industry titan dropped the project amidst cries from vets that the game […]