God of War TV Series Officially Ordered at Amazon Prime Video
The live-action film adaptation of God of War has officially debuted on Prime Video. Reports of the series surfaced in March, with Amazon wanting the rights to make a TV adaptation, based on the critically acclaimed franchise. The Wheel of Time’s Rafe Judkins, who also co-wrote Uncharted for Sony, will act as host for the upcoming series. Meanwhile, The Expanse creators Mark Fergus and executive director Hawk Ostby produce and write God of War for Amazon. While previously there was no word on what timeline the series would be adapted from – Ancient Greek mythology or the newer Norse mythology – it has now been revealed that the project will follow the pace of the story. from the 2018 award-winning reboot – the one with the bearded Kratos.
“God of War is an engaging, character-driven franchise that we believe will engage our global audience with its vast and immersive world and rich storytelling,” said Vernon Sanders, who head of global television division at Amazon Film Studiostold hollywood reporter. “We are honored to share the adventure of exploring the mythology of God of War in such an important way with TV Sony Pictures, PlayStation productionand [developer] Studio Santa Monica.”
Highly rated by critics games 2018 follows Kratos, the God of War, who exiled himself from his bloody past, after years of fighting back and forth against the gods of Olympus, in ancient Greece. He now resides in the Norse kingdom of Midgard, reeling from the grief of his beloved wife’s death, and embarking on a perilous journey to scatter her ashes from the summit. the highest of the nine realms. Joining him on his quest is his estranged son Atreus, who must learn to survive in an unforgivingly harsh world, battle gods and monsters of all kinds, and create strong relationship with his father; and vice versa.
“God of War one of Play station Asad Qizilbash, head of PlayStation Productions, said in a prepared statement: . God of War joins the growing list of first-party PlayStation titles geared toward live-action adaptations, among the likes of Horizon Zero Dawn Seriesdirected by Oh Academy creator Steve Blackman, and upcoming The Last of Us . seriesdebut January 16 above Famous Disney+ star in India.
Live-action adaptations of video games have always been a controversial topic, with the most recent being led by Tom Holland. undiscovered The film received a negative reception from critics. Sure, the movie grossed $401.7 million (about Rs 3,324 crore) at the global box office, but it stripped down a lot of the action – for which the series was lauded – and played safe. full of bad storytelling choices. seems out of step with the core characters. The only good examples in recent memory are Cyberpunk: Edgerunners and secret – whole word Netflix – with the former simply using the future universe as the basis to tell a unique story, separate from Red CD Projekt video games.
Elsewhere, the God of War (2018) sequel, God of War Ragnarok won six titles at Game Awards 2022held last week, including an award for Best Performance, Christopher Judge collects. Of course, with the announcement of the TV series, fans are bound to make choices about the actors they seem to be a good fit for, even Cory Barlogdirector of the first game, join the fun — joke to cast Chris Pratt like the brutal Kratos. The latter is dubbing mario in the near future Movie Super Mario Bros. Because universal image.
There’s so much more for us from PlayStation Productions, starting with David Harbor-led (Strange things) movie Gran Turismo, coming August next year. Then there are movie adaptations for zombie survival survival games the day has passed and Gravity Rushsci-fi adventure based on a character with gravity-defying superpowers.
Currently, there is no release window for the God of War series from Amazon Prime Minister Video.