Forget The Warcraft Movie, This Is ‘My World of Warcraft’

The Warcraft Movie is all set to be a major blockbuster when it releases in theaters next month, but it looks like China doesn’t want to be left out on all the Warcraft buzz. Get ready to enter My World of Warcraft (My WoW).

My WoW Press Conference

My World of Warcraft (or its Chinese title, 我的魔兽世界) is the upcoming epic fantasy film from China that looks suspiciously similar to the World of Warcraft game.

The movie was announced at a press conference back in April with details regarding the movie being scant except that it will involve fantasy (obviously), time travel and love.

The movie’s tagline, which itself doesn’t explain anything, reads “A man gets transported to a fantasy world of warcraft, where the impossible occurs…”

And if you’re wondering whether Blizzard’s involved in the production, they are not, which makes the title slightly misleading. As of this moment, Blizzard has not given any official announcement.

Given the popularity of World of Warcraft in China, it makes sense for them to capitalize on the hype by releasing a Warcraft movie of their own. At least, it’ll feature folks in familiar garb from the World of Warcraft.

My World of Warcraft Press Conference

The movie is being directed by Zhang Wei and stars Hong Kong actors Waise Lee, and Wong Yat-Fei.

Zhang was quoted saying, “I have injected the entirety of my favor and passion into this movie, completely depleting the whole of my efforts to show a spectacle that is both sensible to a logical mind and yet remains an unceasing marvel for the eyes to behold.”

My World of Warcraft is scheduled to release this month, ahead of the Warcraft Movie, so we’ll see how much effort Zhang has put into in making the movie a spectacle.

While it might be fun to see how bad (or so-bad-that-it’s-good) My World of Warcraft is, we’re more hyped for the Hollywood version of Warcraft that’s set to come out on June 8 in China and June 10 for the rest of the world.

Source: Kotaku

Related posts

Watch Dead by Daylight – Chapter 14 Teaser Trailer

Watch Dead by Daylight - Chapter 14 Teaser Trailer


Watch Dead by Daylight - Chapter 14 Teaser Trailer

Behaviour Interactive teases the next Chapter for Dead by Daylight with a new trailer. Dead by Daylight is an asymmetrical multiplayer horror game where one player takes on the role of a brutal killer and the other four play as Survivors. As a Killer, your goal is to sacrifice as many...

《天涯明月刀》端游年度资料片【禅宗少林】将于12月9日震撼开启!

《天涯明月刀》端游年度资料片【禅宗少林】将于12月9日震撼开启!


《天涯明月刀》端游年度资料片【禅宗少林】将于12月9日震撼开启!

...

活用视觉艺术,解谜游戏《幻视空间》双平台上架

活用视觉艺术,解谜游戏《幻视空间》双平台上架


活用视觉艺术,解谜游戏《幻视空间》双平台上架

由G1 Playground Games开发的创意视觉游戏《幻视空间》(Trick Art Dungeon),已在App Store / Google Play平台上架。《幻视空间》讲述了在博物馆迷路的小孩寻找父母的旅程,为小孩指引明路,不要让他在想象和现实中迷失自己。不断追随小孩父母的脚步,在想象和现实交错的空间中,体验每个关卡中新颖的视错觉装置。   立刻加入《幻视空间》,带领小孩走出困境吧!   Trick Art Dungeon (Android)...

Leave a comment