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Summoner’s War Comic Book Optioned

September 12, 2018 Fan’s of ‘Summoner’s War’ have something incredible to look forward to as it has been revealed that Robert Kirkman of ‘The Walking Dead’ fame is planning on adapting the video game into multiple outlets through his Skybound Entertainment banner. The news comes while fans are still catching

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Eclipse Comic Book Optioned

July 30, 2018 Comic book writer Zack Kaplan is having himself quite the month. Earlier this month his book at AfterShock Comics, The Lost City of Explores, was picked up by Universal Television to develop a television series. Today Deadline is reporting that another one of his comic book titles

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Sly Cooper Comic Book Optioned

July 21, 2018 An animated adaptation of the Sly Cooper brand is coming in October 2019 with 52 episodes planned for the show’s first season. It was announced last year that Technicolor Animation Productions would be partnering with Sony Interactive Entertainment to create a CG animation of Sly Cooper with

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Stargirl Comic Book Optioned

July 21, 2018 One of the biggest pieces of news to come out of San Diego Comic-Con has been the official announcement of a live-action Stargirl television series set to be an exclusive for the DC Universe streaming service. The new show based on the high-flying adventures of young legacy

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Lost City Explorers Comic Book Optioned

July 18, 2018 Less than a month after its debut, and Zack Kaplan and Alvaro Sarraseca’s The Lost City Explorers already has been optioned for television. The AfterShock comics series has been officially picked up by Universal Television to produce the title. Kaplan is attached to the adaptation of the

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Jupiter’s Legacy American Jesus Empress Huck and Sharkey the Bounty Hunter Optioned

July 17, 2018 Last summer, it was announced that streaming giant Netflix had purchased Mark Millar’s comic book company Millarworld, with plans to adapt the writer’s comic books into various TV shows and feature-length films. Today, Netflix announced the five series and movies it’s got in active development and the slate sounds

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Prophet Comic Book Optioned

July 11, 2018 Prophet could be the next creation of Rob Liefeld to get a movie. With Liefeld’s Marvel Comics creation Deadpool having inspired the titular 2016 global box office smash, which globally grossed $783 million, along with this past May’s (currently) $727 million-grossing sequel, the idea of Hollywood delving

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Skyward Comic Book Optioned

July 3, 2018 Skyward comic lands at Sony with director Brad Peyton Variety is reporting that Sony has gained the rights to a new comic book property, Skyward and has already tapped filmmaker Brad Peyton to direct. Creator Joe Henderson, also the current Lucifer showrunner, will both write the adaptation and executive produce

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Animosity Comic Book Optioned

June 29, 2018 Writer Marguerite Bennet and artists Rafael de Latorre’s AfterShock comic book Animosity has been optioned for film by Legendary Entertainment. Animosity tells the story of a world where animals become sentient and gain the ability to speak. Here’s the official log line: “In ANIMOSITY, one day the

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Faith Comic Book Optioned

June 28, 2018 Sony Pictures has decided to move forward with plans to adapt Valiant Comics’ Faith for the big screen. The studio has enlisted American Gods writer Maria Melnik to pen the screenplay for the adaptation. Melnik is credited with writing eight episodes for Starz’s television adaptation of the

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Crowded Comic Book Optioned

June 25, 2018 Rebel Wilson has optioned the rights to Crowded, an upcoming Image Comics book, with the goal of starring in and producing the movie adaptation. Wilson will develop the project and produce it via her Camp Sugar production banner. Also producing is Oni Entertainment. Crowded, written by Christopher

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Silk Comic Book Optioned

June 22, 2018 Sony and producer Amy Pascal are in early development on a movie adaptation of the Marvel comic Silk, about Korean-American superheroine Cindy Moon, which was created by Dan Slott and Humberto Ramos. In the comics, Cindy is a student in Peter Parker’s class who also is bitten by a

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