‘Ghost of Tsushima’ film is in works at Sony Pictures. The film will be based on PlayStation’s popular video game, ‘Ghost of Tsushima’. John Wick’s film series director Chad Stahelski is hires to direct video game adaptation of ‘Ghost of Tsushima’.
Apparently, the Ghost of Tsushima video game was released last year by PlayStation on July 4, 2020. This game was a big hit. 2.4 million copies of the video game were sold out worldwide in three days of release. ‘Ghost of Tsushima’ video game sold over 6.5 million copies. ‘Ghost of Tsushima’ was developed by Sucker Punch Productions and video game was published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. Last year, Ghost of Tsushima received nominations in several categories during the Game Awards. These categories are, game of the year, best game direction, best narrative and best performer for Daisuke Tsuji, who play the character Jin Sakai.
The story of ‘Ghost of Tsushima’ revolves around a samurai warrior Jin Sakai. Jin is the last samurai of his clan, who defends Tsushima Island during the Mongol invasion. That is why he overcomes all the traditions that are taught when he becomes a samurai. All these incidents happen on the Khotun khan Lands of Japan. Meanwhile, Jin learns a new fighting technique to recruit his allies and save Lord Shimura.
‘Ghost of Tsushima’ will be produce by by Chad Stahelski, Alex Young and Jason Spitz with their production company 87Eleven Entertainment. Along with this, Asad Qizilbash and Carter Swan will produce ‘Ghost of Tsushima’ for PlayStation Production. Sucker Punch Productions will be executive producer for the film.
Chad Stahelski’s direction is great for action films, Keanu Reeves’s John Wick is one of them. John Wick Trilogy has earned over 600 million dollars with a very low budget. John Wick Chapter 4 is currently in the works.
Apart from Ghost of Tsushima, Sony Pictures has two more video game-based projects to come. First one is Tom Holland starrer, Uncharted. Uncharted is schedule to release on February 11, 2022. Second one is HBO series ‘The Last Of Us’ Based on Video Game featuring stars Pedro Pascal.