After a long silence, Netflix is finally moving forward with its upcoming live action adaptation of Gundam, which will leave Gundam fans excited and unsettled. The project, which was announced back in 2018, has finally received a tentative production start date.
The film comes from Legendary Entertainment, with Jordan Vogt-Roberts will direct and produce. Vogt-Roberts credits include Kong: Skull Island, you’re the worst and more. He was also brought in to adapt Metal Gear Hard in live action starring Oscar Isaac.
Speaking to EW in 2021, Vogt-Roberts spoke about the upcoming film, saying:
“My goal is for all the people who can say, ‘I don’t know where to start [with Gundam]I want to create this movie and give them a hotspot where you can say, “Here’s where you start.” This is your entry point.”
Script for Gundam wrote Brian K. Vaughan (Lost, Y: The Last Man, Runaways).
The project was first announced on Netflix in April 2021 on the Netflix Geeked account following its initial announcement in April 2018.
Grab your mobile suits! Jordan Vogt-Roberts will direct and produce Sunrise’s first-ever feature-length feature film Legendary by GUNDAM for Netflix.
— Netflix Geeked (@NetflixGeeked) April 12, 2021
Cale Boyter will oversee the project on behalf of Legendary with Sunrise’s creative team and longtime gundam manufacturers Naohiro Ogata as well as Makoto Asanuma.
What’s the plot gundam?
Little is known about Netflix. gundam film, as plot details are almost non-existent.
All we know is what he’s in gundam Universe. The only weak indicator is the one teaser image of the RX-78-2 robot model shown above, which was shown in concept art.
Although there were rumors. An announcement from years ago stated that the film would be filmed in a “foreign drama” format and would take place during UC 0105, which in the anime takes place a year before the events. Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway.
In 2021, Vogt-Roberts teased that the film “could be an amalgamation of several such different things, different timelines and more.”
It remains to be seen whether this was true or not. Finally, gundam the franchise spans four decades and is one of the most popular intellectual rights in Japanese history.
There are plenty of story possibilities.
Who is involved gundam?
As of November 2022, no live-action Gundam cast has been named. We will most likely get to know them in the coming months while the casting is going on.
What is the production status gundam?
Upcoming Netflix Live gundam the film is currently in active development, with the script being written by the team.
We were told that production should start in the summer of 2023 (at the moment we have been specifically told that this is the plan for June 2023).
But we must emphasize that this is still a long way off and production schedules are always changing.
What is the Netflix release date gundam?
Netflix hasn’t announced a release date. gundambut given a possible start of production in June 2023, we don’t expect the film to release until 2024 at the earliest.
What do you expect from Netflix? gundam live fighter? Let us know in the comments below.