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Gross! It's not clear if he was teasing something he's been considering, or if something real is actually in the works, but Resident Evil Retribution producer Paul W.S. Anderson brought up a Monster Hunter film during an...
One of the most cinematic games is finally reaching cinemas through a partnership between Columbia Pictures and Kojima Productions. At the Metal Gear Solid 25th Anniversary event in Japan, series creator Hideo Kojima was join...
Here's the theatrical trailer for the sequel to 2006's Silent Hill movie adaptation, Silent Hill Revelation 3D. You need the "3D" in the title so that you know you'll be treated to slow-motion shots of things flying near the...
Hey guys, here's today's Destructoid Show! The big news is a new trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops II, because it's about how poor people are evil and will steal your robot helicopters. But it's okay because Trent Reznor's ...
Hollywood isn't done abusing videogames yet, it seems. The long dormant God of War film adaptation is getting renewed thanks to Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan, writers of the four latest Saw films and a draft for Guillermo...
Yep, it had to happen. The reactionary pit of creative bankruptcy that is Hollywood has its sights trained on Deus Ex, the latest videogame primed to be adapted by moviemakers who have no ideas of their own. CBS Films has acq...
Renowned actor and human/shark hybrid Michael Fassbender is attached to produce the upcoming Assassin's Creed movie. Not only that, he'll also take the "lead" role as time-simulating killer-in-training Desmond Miles.  It...
Talk about random! It seems that Hollywood, ever starving for ideas, has its eyes on a certain red-hatted thief who hasn't been relevant in a long time. Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? is becoming a movie, and Jennifer...
According to the latest gossip, beloved actor Willem Dafoe is set to co-star in David Cage's next tribute to Hollywood, Beyond: Two Souls. Now sit back and imagine that man's face rendered with Quantic Dream's uncanny valley ...
A couple months back, Wired offered readers some insight into Microsoft's failure to get a Halo movie off the ground. The original article was an excerpt from Generation Xbox: How Video Games Invaded Hollywood, by Total Film ...
Crank and Crank: High Voltage were fun but extremely dumb movies. Gamer starring Gerard "Leonidas" Butler and Michael "Dexter" Hall was pretty much garbage with small glimmers of joy here and there. And for some reason, I'm r...
I came this close to interviewing the creators of Indie Game: The Movie James Swirsky and Lisanne Pajot, alongside a couple of the subjects of the film, Tommy Refenes and Edmund McMillen of Team Meat. I was nervous and ...
My God! Why didn't we catch this sooner? It's so obvious! The clues were right there the whole time! Konami was trying to keep the dirty truth a secret, but it didn't do a good enough job. Through the power of JOURNALISM, use...
In its divine wisdom, Screen Gems has decided that it's not enough to give the world yet another Resident Evil movie by Paul W.S. Anderson, but that we would all be better off with a title that captures the true dynamic essen...
Christina Hendricks (Mad Men) and Sean Faris (Vampire Diaries) will star in the upcoming EA racing game Need for Speed The Run. Hendricks plays Joan Harris in the hit AMC drama Mad Men, and now she makes her videogame de...
Speaking with IGN, Rovio's David Maisel (previously of Marvel Studios) has given an update on where the Angry Birds film is at, and what to expect from it. Yeah, I know you all are dying to hear more about the movie. Patience...
The Room director and star of upcoming game series The Tommy Wi-Show, Tommy Wiseau, has stated that he'd "absolutely" like to direct a film based on a videogame property. During our exclusive interview with him on Podtoid, he...
Remember Zombie Massacre for the Amiga? No? Well, that's fine because Uwe Boll does. He remembers it so fondly, he is adding it to the long, long, list of games he believes would translate into movies. The 1998 Doom clone is ...
Someone must have fed the devs at Neko Entertainment after midnight and things went crazy, because a Gremlins game the studio was working on never saw the light of day. Yes, I'm talking about a game based off the 80s Gr...
With inSANE still years away, we've been fortunate to get as much information as we have. Guillermo del Toro has once again given a progress update on the project, this time to MTV Multiplayer. "We had to build a sandbox, so ...
[Update: James Gunn has clarified his role a bit, and it appears he was on board with the game from its inception. "I was involved with crafting the story, and helping to create the characters, and writing the dialogue," he w...
Activision has reached beyond the typical videogame voice actor talent pool and right into Hollywood for its upcoming Marvel Comics titles. Val Kilmer is set to voice baddie Walker Sloan in Spider-Man: Edge of Time, with Laur...
A big-screen adaptation of-- WHYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!? 'Space Invaders' Video Game Headed to Big Screen (Exclusive) [The Hollywood Reporter]
From the sounds of their on-video speech at Ubisoft's press conference, Peter Jackson and Steven Spielberg seem to have a lot of respect and enthusiasm for gaming in general, and they seem to really believe that Tintin: The G...
Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg said to The Guardian that Call of Duty: Elite subscribers will have exclusive access to "linear video content" created by "some top Hollywood talent." Unsure what that means? You're no...
Namco-Bandai has some pretty big games to show at E3 2011 (which is just a few weeks away, June 7th to June 11th). Dark Souls, Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Soul Calibur V, and new titles from the Tales, Ace Combat, Ridge Racer, ...
For you, the people of Destructoid, I have done a great service. I have waded through Milla Jovovich's Twitter feed and found some information about the next Resident Evil movie. It wasn't all bad. Milla's pretty funny, and s...
Killing people as Agent 47 is about to get really real. The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that IO Interactive is using performance capture of Hollywood actors to bring the upcoming Hitman: Absolution to life. Confirmed are ...
The new Tomb Raider movie -- the reboot we've been hearing about since the last Tomb Raider movie in 2003! -- now apparently has its writers. According to The Hollywood Reporter, said writers are Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, t...
Activision's pulling out all of the stops for its "Call of the Dead" zombie map that will ship along with the "Escalation" downloadable content for Call of Duty: Black Ops. The publisher has announced that a Hollywood "dream...
I usually don't have the opportunity to post videos like this for Destructoid. This type of stuff is most often scarfed up by Hamza Aziz for Weekend Destructainment. Luckily for me, Hamza had just finished this weeks edition...
Gears of War 3's Jace Stratton -- who first reared his head in a series of Gears comic books -- now has a voice. It's actor Michael B. Jordan, maybe best known for his role as Vince Howard on the television series Friday Nigh...
Oh hello, I didn't see you there! It's been a while since we had one of these stupid little videos, isn't it? Here's one for you. It has Escapist written on it for some reason. Don't worry about that.  The Jimquisition ...
Heavy Rain director and Tommy Wiseau clone David Cage has been making more ludicrous assertions, this time demanding that the game industry move on from old methods ... by comparing them to older entertainment mediums. "...
David O. Russel's had a lot of plans for the Uncharted movie, and those plans have already raised some eyebrows amongst fans of the series. Mr. Russel told Ain't it Cool News that he does not want to make "a film that was a k...
It probably won’t make it to the back of the game's box, but you get to fly on the back of a bat in Rango: The Videogame. Yes, Behaviour Interactive’s upcoming title based on the animated Gore Verbinski film will ...
Warner Bros. has confirmed the stars of the upcoming Mortal Kombat live-action shorts, which are now filming in Vancouver. Some of the faces will look familiar, if you've seen Kevin Tancharoen's unofficial short. Star Trek: V...
According to Jeff Ross, executive producer of Conan O'Brien's Conan show on TBS, Microsoft has some big plans for Xbox Live and streaming television. While the talks never got too far, Ross says Microsoft approached Conan's t...
Movie site First Showing is reporting that there's a Zombies Ate My Neighbors film in development. And yes, it's based on the LucasArts-developed 16-bit, cooperative shooter. Of course.The flick is being described as a horror...
Hollywood finally figured out how to make some cash off of the Angry Birds craze, it seems. Twentieth Century Fox has partnered with the game's developer, Rovio, for an upcoming new game, Angry Birds Rio. The title is a tie-i...