SPLINTER CELL is happening with Tom Hardy. ASSASSIN’S CREED is on the go with Michael Fassbender. LEISURE SUIT LARRY is in development with Me.. Well ok that last one isn’t but it should be! Anyways the latest game adaptation has been announced and it’s UBISOFT’S GHOST RECON that’s stepping up the to the plate for a big screen treatment.
TOM CLANCY GHOST RECON brand tells the story of an elite military unit and the specialised operations they undertake. Its a franchise that has several spin offs including FUTURE SOLIDER & ADVANCED WARFIGHTER.
In 2012 Ubisoft, along with producer RIDLEY SCOTT, made a 23 minute short film ‘GHOST RECON ALPHA’ (which you can watch above) as a prelude to the latest game edition GHOST RECON: FUTURE SOLDIER. Judging by the quality of the short and with already established interest from Scott you could imagine the cinematic possibilities of it!
In speaking with the LA TIMES Ubisofts Feature Film Unit Chief Executive Jean-Julien Barronet is marked as saying:
Baronnet is also putting together a pitch for a movie based on the “Ghost Recon” games about a special operations military squad.
You can read the full article here and below is a look at the game play in GHOST RECON: FUTURE SOLDIER.