Today, Amazon officially announced its plans to develop a new TV show based on the popularity God of War Toys. This confirms an earlier report from March that the company was looking to adapt the popular PlayStation franchise into a streaming series.
Limit reported in March that Amazon was in talks with Sony to adapt the popular game franchise into a big-budget streaming TV show. At that time it was reported that Creators and Executive Producers sprawlMark Fergus and Huck Ostby with The wheel of time‘s Executive producer and showrunner, Rafe Judkins, will lead the project with input from Sony and PlayStation. Amazon today confirmed that report.
Amazon Prime Video Twitter account Tweet a simple message that “God of War is coming” along with an image of Kratos and Atreus from the 2018 PS4 game, God of War. Hollywood Reporter Additional information reported It’s sourced from Amazon, which matches previously reported details from March. Specifically, we now know that Judkins will be the lead on the project, while Fergus and Ostby will be writers and executive producers. The show will be a collaboration between Sony Pictures Television, Amazon Studios and PlayStation Productions.
“God of War “A compelling character-driven franchise that we believe will captivate our global customers as much as it does with its expansive and immersive worlds as rich storytelling,” said Vernon Sanders, President of Television Production at Amazon Studios, in a press release. We are honored to be involved in an exploration adventure God of War Legends in a critical way with Sony Pictures Television, PlayStation Productions and Santa Monica Studio. “
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Today, the exact date of the show, or who will participate in the series, has not been announced. I imagine many chiseled actors with shaven heads (or who like to shave) have already auditioned for the role of Kratos, the hero of the long-running series that began in 2005 on the PlayStation 2.
Just last week, the most recent God of War Game-God of War: Ragnarok—Won six awards at The Game Awards 2022, including Best Narrative Design and Best Sound Design. The man who played Kratos in the new games, Christopher Judge, also won best performance, and He ended up giving a speech which has already become famous on the Internet for its length and content.
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