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Netflix announced its latest game/movie adaptation: Gears of War. The streaming service has partnered with The Coalition to create a live-action film and an “adult animated series” with the potential to do more. Currently, there are no details on the release date of either product.
There is still no word on what plot the film will follow. In it Description of the seriesNetflix mentions “Delta Squad, a small ragtag group led by disgraced sergeant Marcus Fenix, [charged] with the last place leading humanity,” implying that it will continue the story of Fenix. The series has also had several sequels and spinoffs following other characters, with 2019’s Gears 5 starring Kait Diaz.
Netflix has had a lot of success recently with its video game adaptations, including Arcane: A League of Legends Story and Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. According to Netflix, viewers watched over 72 million hours of Arcane within weeks of its launch. Likewise, Edgerunners has some of the highest audience scores on the platform.
Netflix is also working on several other franchises, including the live-action Bioshock movie, the Horizon Forbidden West show, and the Assassin’s Creed series. The movie A Gears of War has been on the drawing board for a while – Various types of reports The franchise has been in several states of development since 2007.
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