Popular platforming duo Ratchet & Clank are to make their Hollywood debut, it has been announced today.
Blockade Entertainment and Rainmaker Entertainment have already begun production on the film; with R&C creator Insomniac Games playing an active role in production, character development and animation consulting. The screenplay will also be written by T.J. Fixman, who has penned the script for all of the recent Ratchet & Clank titles on the PS3.
James Stevenson, community lead for Insomniac Games, said: "The truth is, we’ve wanted to do a movie for a long time! Ratchet & Clank’s action, humor and galaxy-spanning adventures have really been the basis for a fantastic game series, and we think it’d translate perfectly to the big screen."
The film is tentatively scheduled for release in cinemas in 2015.