A movie based on the classic. streets of rage The game series is in the works, according to a report from Deadline. john wick Creator Derek Kolstad reportedly wrote the script to spec (without a studio deal), while the production company behind the Sonic the Hedgehog the movies will produce the adaptation. Escape Artists, the studio behind the equalizer franchise, is also on board to produce the film, Deadline reports.
streets of rage was first released for the SEGA Genesis in 1991, with streets of rage 2 Y 3 It was immediately released in 1992 and 1994. In each game, you play as badass vigilantes beating up the villains who pollute the city streets. The fourth installment of the side-scrolling fighting game came out in 2020, 26 years after the third game. As my colleague Andrew Webster points out in your reviewit still manages to capture the same retro feel as the original trio of games, and I imagine this is what the modern film adaptation of the series will look like.
I’m always wary of game-to-film adaptations, but Kolstad seems like the right choice for turning a fighting game onto the big screen. If your work with the incredibly violent john wick Y No one there is any hint of what is to come, I hope the adaptation is just as exciting and action packed.
dj2 Entertainment is on a roll with video game adaptations, with their get rid of sonic the hedgehog 2 earlier this month and their deal to adapt the popular indie title two are needed for film and television. He is also working on projects involving tomb Raider, elysee nightclubY Life is strange. Kolstad has been so busy with video game adaptations, since he was called in to work on the live-action versions of fragmented cell, HitmanY Just cause.