Write what you are looking for and press enter to begin your search!


Live News

Furiosa A Mad Max Saga Engine Stalls & Sputters To A Mediocre Opening Weekend: In an intense match, the Lone Wolves came out victorious. Read all about the big night here // TODAK Legion Triumphs in Inaugural MLBB Academy League MY Championship: In an intense match, the Lone Wolves came out victorious. Read all about the big night here // James Gunn Confirms The Green Lanterns Series Has Watchmen Showrunner Damon Lindelof On Board: In an intense match, the Lone Wolves came out victorious. Read all about the big night here
post-16 post-13

The Invincible Live-Action Movie Is Still In The Works

The Invincible live-action movie adaptation was initially revealed in 2017, but there hasn’t been much news on it. In light of the upcoming premiere for Amazon’s Invincible animated series, Invincible comics creator Robert Kirkman confirmed that the live-action movie is very much still in the works.

Speaking with Entertainment Weekly, Kirkman said that the Invincible live-action movie is in very early development but it will be separate from the Amazon animated series:

“That is still very much in development.

That hasn’t changed.

We’re just taking a long time.

But we’ve been fortunate enough to have a two-track plan with Invincible.

Right now we’ve got the animated series at Amazon, which is now on the cusp of launching, and then we’re also still developing it as a film series with Universal, with Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg attached.

So, those two things are still very much happening concurrently, which is somewhat weird, I guess.

But there’ve been Spider-Man animated series and Spider-Man movies at the same time.

So, I think we’re in good company.

There will definitely be some significant differences between the movie and the television show.

People will easily be able to tell them apart… We’re definitely working to make sure that the two can exist and complement each other.”

According to Kirkman, animation became the preferred medium for an Invincible adaptation rather than a live-action adaptation because:

“There hasn’t been a mature animated version of a superhero show (before Harley Quinn debuted in 2019).

It’s a great way for us to stand apart in a crowded landscape.

But more than that, I think that it allows us to more properly adapt the Invincible comic.

The Invincible comic will have one battle on earth, and then the next scene will be a battle in space, and then there’ll be an alien invasion, and then there’ll be another guy that attacks after the alien invasion.

There’s no way that we could keep this level of insanity up in live-action.

We would have to do a tremendous amount of bottle episodes to level it all out.”

It’s true, so much crazy shit happens in the comics that a live-action version would struggle to try to adapt everything faithfully.

Created by Robert Kirkman (and artists Cory Walker and Ryan Ottley), Invincible revolves around 17-year-old Mark Grayson who learns that he has inherited incredible powers from his superhero alien father, Omni-Man. The comic series ran for 144 issues from 2003 to 2018, with many spinoffs and its own cohesive shared universe.

I’m not mincing words when I say that Invincible is quite possibly one of the best comics I’ve ever read in my entire life, and it’s definitely not like anything you’ve ever read before. It feels like part Spider-Man and part Superman, with a lot of subverting genre tropes along the way.

Invincible will debut exclusively on Amazon Prime Video on 26 March 2021.

Related News

Sonic Frontiers Ending Theme Song Is By Japanese Rock Band ONE OK ROCK

Sega has announced that the Sonic Frontiers ending theme song will be titled Vandalized by Japanese rock band ONE OK ROCK. In a press releases, ONE...

Blizzard Still Under Fire As 1,500 Of Its Employees Condemn Its Leadership [Update]

Update (28/7/2021): Activision Blizzard employees are planning a walkout on Wednesday PT. Blizzard senior software engineer Valentine Powell and the W...

Riot Games SEA & SPORTFIVE Announce Partnership

Leading video games developer and publisher, Riot Games  Southeast Asia, has appointed global sports marketing agency SPORTFIVE as their exclusive ...

Write a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Tournament Tool Kit

Kakuchopurei Community

Popular Posts

Street Fighter 6: How To Find Akuma In World Tour Mode
Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 Review: An Odyssey Like Any Other?
Diablo 4 Season 4: The Best Builds Per Class To Get To Level 100 Fast!
Diablo 4 Season 4: Tempering & Masterworks Guide
V Rising Everything You Need To Know About Stygian Shards
Summer Of Gaming 2024 Schedule: Video Game Live Streams & Showcases
Vampire Survivors: Operation Guns Contra DLC – All New Evolutions & Unlocks
Vampire Survivors: The Best Builds For Each Stage
Hades 2 Guide: All Incantations And Effects At Hecate’s Cauldron
Hades 2: All Boons List & The Best Ones
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes – 11 Tips To Get Ahead In This JRPG
Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes Review – Rally Forth
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Queen’s Blood Guide: The Best Cards & Decks
Introducing The Kakuchopurei YouTube Membership Program!
Palworld: All The Guides You Need For 2024’s Surprise Survival Game Hit
Prince Of Persia: The Lost Crown Walkthrough & Guide
Delicious In Dungeon Starts The New Year Tastefully
The Games Of 2024: Our Picks & Highlights
Main Game: How To Watch Malaysia’s Best Video Game Show Created By Kakuchopurei & RTM
Marvel’s What If…? Crew Explains Why They Went 3D Over 2D & A Scrapped Episode That Was Too Close To GOTG 3
Hawkeye Episode 6 Finale Easter Eggs & Breakdown
We Talk To Hayden Christensen About Star Wars, Sequels, & Prequels
Sea Of Stars Might Get DLC Post-Launch
The Book Of Boba Fett Episode 7 Breakdown & Easter Eggs Explained