Tuesday, April 13, 2021

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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    Monster Hunter Rise Update Fixes Major Save-Lock Bug Finally

    Monster Hunter Rise continues to get unprecedented success, but no game is without its collection of technical issues. A couple of days after launch, a significant bug was discovered after players realized they couldn’t access their save files. If you were to activate the Action or Hurt Pose from your own action bar and quit the overall game immediately after, there’s the opportunity that you wouldn’t be capable of geting back into the overall game. Capcom offered a temporary remedy to the problem: access the poses right away menu instead. Today and, what’s promising has finally arrived: the most recent Monster Hunter Rise update fixes the major save-lock bug. 

    Based on the patch notes released on the Monster Hunter website, the fix comes packaged alongside a bevy of other miscellaneous services including however, not limited by multiple control-lock bugs (especially those that happen in Kamura Village when calling your Cahoot along with when you’re out in the field using updrafts at the Lava Caverns or riding your palamute up walls). Some display/UI conditions that stem from looking for online lobbies and sitting on a bench together with your gestures menu open. It is possible to have a look at the patch notes here.

    I enjoyed my time with Monster Hunter Rise…until I didn’t. It had been distributed by me a 7.75 in my own review and said, “Monster Hunter Rise’s gameplay often attempts to copy World’s success, which isn’t always a negative thing. Battles continue being an exciting dance with death, gear customization is satisfying, and coordinating hunts with friends produces awesome fun and unexpected outcomes. Despite having the introduction of new mechanics that help amplify these features, Monster Hunter Rise struggles to determine an innovative identity of its.” 

    Nevertheless, if you’re not used to the series, we’ve got you covered; here’s HOW TO BEGIN In Monster Hunter Rise (10 Essential Tips).

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