According to reports, three major film companies are locked in a bidding war for rights to make a film adaptation of Nintendo’s popular monster-collecting game Pokemon.
Legendary (Pacific rim, Warcraft), Sony (The Amazing Spiderman, Underworld) and Warner Bros. ( Lego Movie, Batman V Superman) are reportedly the three film companies eyeing for the film right.
Since it’s release in 1995, Pokemon has grown into one of the biggest names in gaming, garnering millions of fans globally and has spun Animated films, and an animated series on the game. As part of the franchise’s 20-year-anniversary, they recently announced a release of an augmented reality game calledPokemon GO.
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