The most ridiculous videogame movie announcement yet

With Angry Birds earning over $300 million at the box office, videogames are the new superheroes as studios scramble to find the hottest new property.

The next game getting the Hollywood treatment? Fruit Ninja, according to this article by The Hollywood Reporter.

The script, which is being J.P. Lavin and Chad Damiani, will “revolve around a team of misfits who are recruited to become Fruit Ninjas in order to save the world.”

“New Line partnered with Halfbrick Studios and began developing the property as a live-action family comedy based on the best-selling game that revolves around ninjas who slice fruit at a rapid clip.”

Perhaps this shouldn’t come as a surprise, as Fruit Ninja is the second-highest-selling iOS game of all time, with over 1 billion downloads.


More gaming news

7 budget 4K TVs you can buy in South Africa

Epic graphics card deals in South Africa this week

Makro’s slashes gaming and tech prices for one day only

Forum discussion
Authors
Partners
asus

Join the conversation

FREE NEWSLETTER
The most ridiculous videogame movie announcement yet

Related posts

Top