May 26, 2010, 9:56

Bioware Announce Mass Effect Movie

By David Howard, Editor-in-Chief

Bioware has announced on it’s social network blog, that there a Mass Effect movie is set to be produced.

Legendary Pictures, the studio behind the massive hits of The Dark Knight, The Hangover, 300 and Watchmen have secured the rights to make the Mass Effect film. It will be produced with Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni along with Avi Arad (who has been behind great films like Iron Man, X-Men and Spider-Man) and Ray Muzyka (Bioware), Greg Zeschuck (Bioware) and Casey Hudson (Bioware) who will serve as executive producers.

“At BioWare, we’ve always thought of Mass Effect as having the depth, emotion and plot twists perfectly suited for an adaptation to a motion picture” said Casey Hudson, executive producer of the Mass Effect series. “With Avi Arad and Legendary attached, we believe that the Mass Effect movie will be an extraordinary entertainment event that realizes our vision for the franchise and thrills fans.”