Shin Megami Tensei, Persona or Trauma Center are three of the Atlus titles that could soon become feature films or live action series following the success of the Sonic movies.
After the first stumble that there was with that trailer of Sonic: The Movie in which Sonic’s design was… well, ugly, the movie saga of the SEGA blue hedgehog is having a lot of pull in theaters.
The success of the first installment has been followed by the launch of a direct sequel that repeated the formula of the previous one but added more characters from the video games. Sonic and Doctor Eggman were now joined by Miles “Tails” Prower and Knuckles the Echidna..
SEGA wants to make live-action Shin Megami Tensei and Persona movies
Sonic 2: The Movie It was a success with the public and went on to become the highest-grossing movie based on a video game in history in the United States, surpassing 147 million dollars in gross during its last weekend.
The Sonic cinematic universe has only just begun, with new series and movies on the way. But SEGA has plans to continue adapting its video games to the big screen given the success that its hedgehog has had.
SEGA has in mind several of the video games developed by Atlusso we could soon see in the cinema or on television adaptations in real image of titles such as Shin Megami Tensei, Person either Trauma centr.
“The worlds of Atlus are full of high drama, cutting-edge style and compelling characters“he shared with IGN Toru Nakahara, producer at SEGA in live-action movies Sonic and in the series Sonic Prime.
“stories like the the franchise Person really resonate with our fans and we see an opportunity to expand the lore like no one has ever seen (or played) before“. Finally, Nakahara added: “Together, Sega and Atlus are working to bring these stories to life. and worlds through new media and for new audiences.“