here are the 15 most anticipated video game adaptations of the next few years

Sonic, Mortal Kombat, Need for Speed, adaptations of video games and movies or series have a good life nowadays. Faced with the rookie essence of these adaptations of video game works, we’ve identified all the movies and series based on video games that are currently being released or at least in production. Here are the 15 most anticipated adapted video game productions in the coming years.

The last of us

Created by Neil Druckmann and Craig Mazin, the two minds behind the great series Chernobylthe serial adaptation of masterpiece The last of us is eagerly awaited by the players. expected to next January 15 on HBO, the show will notably feature a cast consisting of Peter Pascal (Joel), Bella Ramsey (Ellie) and Gabriel Luna (Tommy). The last of us is undoubtedly one of the main events of this year 2023.

Super Mario Bros.

Twenty years after the failed adaptation in 1993, the little red plumber is back next April 5 in a new cinematic adventure. Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic really performed Super Mario Bros, The Movie, an animated adaptation of the popular video game franchise. For the occasion, the little Italian firefighter will double as Chris Pratt.

Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Thieves

Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Thieves brings the popular role-playing and then video game franchise to the big screen in a hilarious and action-packed cinematic adventure. Conducted by Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daleythe feature film is expected to next April 12 in dark rooms.

Gran Turismo

After his excellent science fiction film (District 9, Chappie and Elysium), Filmmaker in South Africa Neill Blomkamp discusses the first adaptation of Gran Turismo. expected to August 9 next in theaters, the feature film will tell the true story of Jann Mardenboroughthat comes from being a video game champion Gran Turismo in a real racing car driver. On the casting side, the film holds together remarkably well David Harbour, Orlando Bloom and Archie Madekwe.

Tomb Raider

We are not talking about the sequel to Roar Uthaug’s film, but about the project of animated series produced by Netflix. In the direction of Tasha Huh, the project is billed as a Japanese anime action series that will take the heroine on a dangerous road trip. Looking forward to the show during 2023 on the platform.


In the direction of Eli Roth (Hostel, The Green Inferno), this adaptation of Borderlands is also eagerly awaited by the players. With no fixed release date, the feature film will offer an impressive cast, including Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart, Jamie Lee Curtis, Jack Black or even Edgar Ramirez.

Twisted Metal

Derived from cult franchise from PlayStation, this series will tell the story of a protagonist who must deliver a package while crossing a wild and desolate land. Unfortunately his path will cross with horror Sweet Tooth and his truck. Directed by Michael Jonathan Smith, the series also brings together a four-star cast including Anthony Mackie, Thomas Haden Church, Will Arnett and Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn 99).


Produced by Amazon Prime Video, This series is based on the popular franchise collapse is also expected at the turn. Produced by Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan, the show will bring together Walton Goggins, Ella Purnell and Kyle MacLachlan. Release is expected in 2024.

sonic 3

After the success of the first two Sonic films (over $723 million in revenue at the box office), so Paramount Pictures decided to launch the production of the third opus of the cinematographic saga sonic. The third part that remains very mysterious. It is currently unclear if director Jeff Fowler will return, or even if James Marsden will reprise the lead role. As for Jim Carrey, he should logically be absent sonic 3, because the actor just stopped his career. The feature film is expected to December 18, 2024 In the cinema.

God of War

In addition to Fallout, Amazon Prime Video will also benefit from a TV series adaptation of God of War. Another huge expectation for gamers, we just know that the show will be directed by Marcus Dunstan (The collector) and Patrick Melton (Scary Stories).

death stranding

This film adaptation of the popular video game remains a top secret for now. There is currently no director attached to the project and cast members are unknown. But what we see is bad Norman Reedus is not reprising his role.

Military equipment

While Amazon Prime Video has control over God of War and Fallout, Netflix will return to Military equipment. The popular X-Box license will therefore be adapted by the platform to the big N.

Return to Silent Hill

Then quiet hill by Christophe Gans (2006) and Silent Hill: 3D Revelation by MJ Bassett (2012), the world famous video game franchise will return a third time in the cinema with Return to Silent Hill. A new adaptation in the form of a reboot also signed the return of Christophe Gans behind the camera.


After launching the legend The Hunger Games or realized Constantine, film maker Francis Lawrence therefore attack Bioshock. The feature film will tell the fate of Jack who must survive in the hostile environment of Rapture. If we don’t know the identity of the cast yet, the movie is available exclusively on Netflix.

The Division

The video game adaptation from the universe of Tom Clancy will be carried out by Rawson Marshall Thurber (Red Notice). The feature film, produced by Netflix, will depict a near future where a virus pandemic is ravaging New York City. A group of civilians, trained to operate during a pandemic, is activated to save the last people.

Here are projects that are a little more advanced. But many other video games are in the process of being adapted. Here, in bulk, are other projects expected in the coming years on the small and big screen:

  • Live action series Pokemon on Netflix

  • Series Alan Wake at AMC

  • Movie Metal Gear Solid

  • Animated series Assassin’s Creed on Netflix

  • Live action series Assassin’s Creed on Netflix

  • Movie Ghost of Tsushima

  • Television Show Horizon on Netflix

  • Movie Sifu

  • Movie The days passed

  • Movie Comix Zone and Space Channel 5

  • Movie Duke Nukem

  • Movie Gravity Rush

  • Animated series Underlying

  • Animation film Spindle Cell on Netflix

  • Movie Jack and Daxter

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