It’s been years in the making but the World of Warcraft movie is finally happening and now has an official release date. According to a report from Variety, Universal will be releasing the Legendary production of Warcraft on December 18, 2015.
Universal has dated Legendary Entertainment’s adaptation of the Blizzard Entertainment’s “World of Warcraft” games for a Dec. 18, 2015 release. Duncan Jones (“Source Code”) is helming the fantasy actioner from a script by Charles Leavitt and Duncan Jones
This is news that fans of the long running game series have been waiting for ever since the idea of adapting the online game to the big screen.
News of the official release date comes on the heels of reports that stars like Paula Patton and Colin Farrell are being eyed for lead roles in the film. Farrell has been in desperate need for a big box office hit which bodes well for his casting in the film. Patton recently released the critical turd Baggage Claim but has shown the talent to be a leading lady who just needs a giant tentpole film to be widely recognized.
Warcraft is coming and we now know the date it will arrive. Until then we will be faced with a question that won’t go away until the day after Warcraft is released — will it be any good