Hollywood will be adapting Mega Man into a live action feature film, Capcom announced today.
Tentatively titled MEGA MAN, the film will be written and directed by the directorial team, Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman (Paranormal Activity 3 & 4, Nerve), and Chernin Entertainment and Masi Oka (Heroes) will be producing it. 20th Century Fox will be distributing the film.
Based on the influential and globally beloved Mega Man franchise, Capcom aims to appeal to a diverse audience, including not only game players but action movie fans as well, with an adaptation that maintains the world of the Mega Man games, while incorporating the grand production and entertainment value that Hollywood movies are known for.
No release date has been announced for the Mega Man live action film.