The writer behind the John Wick film series in addition to the VR game John Wick: Chronicles has bought a series primarily based on Dungeons & Dragons within the works.
As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Derek Kolstad, who wrote on all three of the John Wick motion thriller flicks, will probably be growing and writing a pitch for a series primarily based on the tabletop RPG games universe. According to the positioning, the series will probably be live-action – although particulars past this are fairly sparse in the meanwhile. Variety experiences that the series is anticipated to seize “crucial aspects” of the D&D franchise, nevertheless it’s not clear how this can play out in motion.
It appears this isn’t the one D&D adaptation within the pipeline, both. Not solely is there a live-action Dungeons & Dragons function movie within the casting levels of manufacturing from Paramount and eOne (toy and board sport firm Hasbro’s filmed leisure studio), however THR experiences the latter firm is working with a number of totally different writers to craft “various projects” set within the tabletop sport’s fantasy universe.
Dungeons & Dragons was created approach again in 1974 and since then has expanded enormously, gaining a main following alongside the best way. It’s been a important affect on the a number of the best fantasy PC games through the years, with titles comparable to Neverwinter, Neverwinter Nights, Baldur’s Gate 3, and a raft of others impressed by or set in its universe.
Derek Kolstad, the creator and writer behind the John Wick franchise, has been tapped to pen and develop a pitch for a live-action series primarily based on the Dungeons & Dragons universehttps://t.co/jxhT6YWccB
— The Hollywood Reporter (@THR) January 15, 2021
There’s no information on after we can anticipate particulars of Kolstad’s D&D series to emerge simply but, however hopefully we’ll get to search out out extra within the not-too-distant future. In the meantime, take a look at our rundown of a number of the best D&D games to have landed on our house platform over time.