A Live-Action Gears Of War Movie is Coming On Netflix

Netflix has revealed that the Gears of War series will receive a live-action movie and an animated series to mark its 16th anniversary.

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The Gears of War video game series will be adapted, according to a tweet from Netflix announcing a partnership with the Coalition.

Actor and ex-WWE star Dave Bautista had previously expressed interest in playing the role of Gears of War protagonist Marcus Fenix. However, no official details on the cast have yet been revealed.

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The epic games’ first three installments are focused on the conflict between the human race and the Locust Horde, a group of underground reptilian hominids from the Sera universe.

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Microsoft acquired the Gears of War franchise from Epic Games in 2014 for an undisclosed sum. The Coalition is now in charge of its management and development.

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As of January 2014, Microsoft reports that the Gears of War series had sold over 22 million units and generated over US$1 billion in revenue.