In recent years, it has been possible to see some films that have broken the stigma that usually weighs movies based on video games. Detective Pikachu fulfilled his role in 2019 and Sonic: The Movie, despite some production problems that were rectified by the studio, managed to win over the public shortly before the coronavirus pandemic caused the closure of movie theaters around the world. .
Nintendo is well aware that his past film adaptations have not lived up to his characters, an honorable mention for the Super Mario movie of the 90s, a film that Nintendo hopes to redeem soon.
As many of you know, Illumination (The studio responsible for The Minions) is working to adapt the Super Mario saga into an animated film, although most of the details of the film remain secret.
In a recent interview with FastCompany, Shuntaro Furukawa, president of Nintendo, has also mentioned his plans to make a Zelda television series in Netflix and his desire to carry more franchises such as Kirby to television and the big screen if these projects manage to convince the public. Nintendo is very picky about quality, and the fact that Shigeru MiyamotoFor example, being very involved with the Super Mario animated film, it is proof that they want to do things right.
Do you think that the projects you have Nintendo On the way to adapt their video game sagas to movies and series, will they achieve their goal?