Binge, the video game-focused leisure streaming platform that will launch in 2022, is engaged on a live-action adaptation of System Shock.
This adaptation will steam solely on Binge as a sequence and is being produced with assist from Nightdive Studios. In line with Deadline, Nightdive has owned the rights to System Shock since buying it from the now-defunct Trying Glass Studios in 2012.
Extra particularly, Nightdive Studios founder Stephen Kick and director of enterprise growth Larry Kuperman will probably be government producers for the sequence. Allan Ungar, who directed the fan-made Uncharted brief movie that includes Nathan Fillion as Nathan Drake, is Binge’s chief content material officer and can produce the sequence.
“I’ve always believed that a live-action adaptation of System Shock would be the perfect medium to retell the harrowing story of Citadel Station and its rogue AI that subjects the crew to unimaginable horror,” Kick mentioned. “We’re very excited to see the talented team at Binge bring System Shock to life in horrifyingly real and new ways.”
Ungar instructed Deadline that Binge believes System Shock helped redefine what it means to play an FPS and that this sequence will do proper by it and that style.
As famous by Deadline, System Shock joins a lineup of different online game live-action sequence diversifications within the works at Binge. The platform can be engaged on a live-action sequence based mostly on Ubisoft’s Driver.
System Shock is a 1994 recreation developed by Trying Glass Studios that helped pave the best way for franchises like BioShock, Dishonored, and extra. It’s a couple of rogue AI named SHODAN that primarily takes over an area station and reprograms/mutates the whole lot aboard the station to kill you.
Nightdive Studios is engaged on a remake of System Shock that’s out there for pre-order now. It additionally obtained a ultimate demo earlier this yr. Try this video showcasing 20 minutes of System Shock remake gameplay to be taught what to anticipate.
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