By Mandela Wells
Popular video game series Borderlands is about to get its very own film adaptation. Lionsgate, are now working alongside Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. and Gearbox Software for this upcoming project. Lionsgate officially announced this new via a press release, noting that the movie will be produced by The Amazing Spider-Man producers Avi and Ari Arad.
This story of the Borderlands games is set on an abandoned planet called Pandora and follows a player’s character as they go search for an incredibly valuable vault filled with high tech alien weaponry and other technologies. Unfortunately, for the character these the aliens that created them are highly dangerous. The game is played in first-person shooter mode and also involves role playing game elements such as character building.
As of now there has been no word on the cast and director for this film nor a release date.