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Jordan Vogt-Roberts to Helm Netflix’s Live-Action Gundam Movie

(Photo Credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)Jordan Vogt-Roberts to helm Netflix’s live-action Gundam movieIt has been four years since the successful release of Kong: Skull Island, and now director Jordan Vogt-Roberts has finally found his next big project with Legendary. Vogt-Roberts has officially signed on to direct the studio’s first-ever live-action feature film version of Gundam for Netflix, which will be based on the universe of Sunrise’s iconic Japanese robot franchise.This marks Legendary and Netflix’s latest collaboration together, the two companies previously worked on films such as 2016’s Spectral and last year’s Enola Holmes as well as shows like Lost in Space and Pacific Rim: The Black. They are also currently working on the anime series adaptation of Skull Island and Tom Raider.RELATED: Netflix’s Live-Action Cowboy Bebop Series Wraps Production!Plot details for the Netflix film are being kept under wraps but the original Gundam series is set in the Universal Century, an era in which humanity’s growing population has led people to emigrate to space colonies. Eventually, the people living in the colonies seek their autonomy and launch a war of independence against the people living on Earth. Through the tragedies and discord arising from this human conflict, not only the maturation of the main character but also the intentions of enemies and the surrounding people are sensitively depicted. The battles in the story, in which the characters pilot robots known as mobile suits, are wildly popular. The Gundam universe is replete with numerous storylines of love and conflict along with the popular Gundam battles, in which the characters operate robot suits called Mobile Suits.The live-action Gundam film will be penned by Brian K Vaughan. It will be produced by Vogt-Roberts with Vaughan set as executive producer. Legendary’s Cale Boyter will oversee the project along with the Sunrise creative team. The project was actually first announced in 2018 at the Anime Expo.RELATED: Sony & Netflix Ink First-Pay Streaming Licensing DealCreated by Hajime Yatate and Yoshiyuki Tomino, the franchise first started in 1979 with the TV series titled Mobile Suit Gundam. The massively popular Mecha anime and science fiction media franchise is Sunrise’s multi-billion-dollar property that has spawned a multi-platform universe encompassing televised anime, manga, animated films, video games, plastic models, toys, and novels among other media. Gundam continues to dominate Bandai Namco’s earnings almost forty years after its inception.
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    Introducing the No Man’s Sky: Expeditions Update

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    Our next update, No Man’s Sky: Expeditions , today and provides players a complete new solution to explore together launches. If you’re a returning player buying fresh start, a skilled explorer seeking to recapture the awe of one’s first moments in No Man’s Sky , or perhaps a new player desperate to join in an enormous community experience, then your Expeditions update ought to be a great spot to jump in.

    Set on a fresh community-focused adventure with new content each season forth. Master a distinctive group of challenges with revitalised mission mechanics, visit bustling hub worlds, and earn exclusive rewards to help keep across all saves.

    Shared Expeditions: Each one of these events starts from the fixed point in the universe, bringing the complete community of travellers to go on a shared journey together.

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    Milestones and Phases: Progress through exploration milestones to earn rewards, experience fellow travellers, and test out new means of playing No Man’s Sky.

    Target Sweep Mode : A fresh extension to the Analysis Visor, Target Sweep brings a fresh component of exploration gameplay to missions. Use survey exploration and techniques skills to discover mission destinations.

    Mission Overhaul: Core and optional missions have already been overhauled to add the mark Sweep mechanic, in addition to a great many other improvements.

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    Weekend Missions: Weekend Missions have already been re-enabled. These procedurally generated missions unite the city around a standard goal and provide a great deal of Quicksilver as an incentive. 

    UI and HUD Overhaul : The in-game HUD has been completely refreshed, for a cleaner and much more legible appearance. Many marker and UI standard of living improvements have already been added.

    Balance and Standard of living Changes : Improvements to early game balance and a fresh smoothness to the automated instructions for building products and technologies mean this is actually the best time and energy to return back to playing No Man’s Sky.

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    Rendezvous Points: Reunite with other travellers on a single journey, group up with the grouped community to create a settlement, or wave hello as you go through simply.

    Exclusive New Rewards: Progressing through Expedition phases will unlock exclusive new rewards. The initial expedition offers new content such as for example base parts, new customisation options, and also a special ship design and new jetpack style.

    Season: New expeditions begins regularly, recapturing the excitement of aiming in to the universe for the first time. Each expedition could have a theme and provide a new solution to go through the colossal universe of No Man’s Sky . This is actually the beginning just.

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    Cross-Save Rewards: The exclusive rewards earned from Expeditions could be redeemed on other saves in virtually any game mode at the area Anomaly. 

    Bug Fixes and Performance : Along with these brand-new methods to play No Man’s Sky , we’ve been busy hearing player feedback and addressing bug fixes and sometimes requested balance changes.

    Following release of the Companions update a couple weeks ago just, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S travellers have already been finding, adopting, and continuing their No Man’s Sky journey having an even wider selection of strange creatures. It’s gone to watch lovely.

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    We’ve plenty more waiting for you for the Xbox community once we continue to love this particular, our 5th anniversary year because the original launch of No Man’s Sky .

    Our journey continues.

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    No Man’s Sky comes filled with all 12 major updates up to Origins, our 3.0 update which expands the universe.

    Inspired by the imagination and adventure that people love from classic science-fiction, No Man’s Sky presents you with a galaxy to explore, filled up with unique lifeforms and planets, and constant action and danger.

    In No Man’s Sky, every star may be the light of a distant sun, each orbited by planets filled up with life, and you could go to some of them you select. Fly from deep space to planetary surfaces smoothly, without loading screens, no limits. In this infinite procedurally generated universe, you will discover places and creatures that no other players have observed before – as well as perhaps never will again.

    Attempt an epic voyage
    At the centre of the galaxy lies a irresistible pulse which draws you on a journey towards it to understand the real nature of the cosmos. But, facing hostile creatures and fierce pirates, you’ll understand that death comes at a price, and survival will be down to the options you make over the way you upgrade your ship, your suit and weapon.

    Find your personal destiny
    Your voyage through No Man’s Sky is your decision. Are you considering a fighter, preying on the taking and weak their riches, or taking right out pirates because of their bounties? Power is yours in the event that you upgrade your ship for weaponry and speed.
    Or perhaps a trader? Find rich resources on forgotten worlds and exploit them for the best prices. Spend money on more cargo space and you will reap huge rewards.
    Or an explorer perhaps? Exceed the known discover and frontier places and items that no-one has ever seen before. Upgrade your engines to farther jump ever, and strengthen your suit for survival in toxic environments that could kill the unwary.

    Share your journey
    The galaxy is really a living, breathing place. Trade convoys travel between stars, factions vie for territory, pirates hunt the unwary, and the authorities are watching. Almost every other player lives in exactly the same galaxy, and you may elect to share your discoveries using them on a map that spans known space. Perchance you will see the outcomes of these actions plus your own…

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