Will there be a live action Robotech movie?

Hawkeye director Rhys Thomas will direct the live-action adaptation of Robotech for Sony Pictures. According to Deadline, the film is currently in development with a script by writing duo Art Marcum and Matt Holloway (Iron Man, Punisher: War Zone), with Mark Canton and Gianni Nunnari set to produce.

Are they remaking Robotech?

Robotech has been in development at Sony Pictures since 2017. The current iteration of the film is based on a script by Art Marcum and Matt Holloway, with a subsequent rewrite by Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka.

What is protoculture in Robotech?

Protoculture is an exceptionally powerful energy source, derived from a plant called the Flower of Life. A small amount is supposedly more raw energy than a controlled nuclear reaction. Robotech Wars were fought to find and control this important resource.

Is Macross still going?

A new Macross anime television series was to premiere in 2018, but still wasn’t released (as of May 2021).

Who owns the rights to Macross?

Harmony Gold also holds several trademarks related to Macross and its trademark for the Macross series was renewed on December 26, 2012. The expiration date for these was set to take place ten years from that date, on December 26, 2022.

Will there be a Robotech live action movie?

Jason Fuchs will be working on the script this year while Andy Muschietti directs the sequel to Stephen King’s IT. The production team will be working with Harmony Gold and Sony Pictures to develop the Robotech live action film while IT is in production.

Is Robotech 2 coming to Funimation?

Licensed through Kew Media Distribution, Robotech: The Series, Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles and Robotech 2: The Sentinels will join the Funimation catalog. The titles will arrive as part of an expansive agreement that includes all rights to the franchise, including home entertainment and merchandising opportunities.

Is Rhys Thomas directing the live-action Robotech?

According to Deadline, Rhys Thomas of Hawkeye fame is now set to direct this live-action movie adaptation of Robotech. This is at least the third change of director for the project, with Andy Muschietti and James Wan previously set to helm the movie.

What’s new in Robotech Remix?

New writer Brenden Fletcher (Motorcrush, Isola) and artist Elmer Damaso (Robotech/Voltron, Marvel Mangaverse) boot up Robotech: Remix, an all-new series that will take beloved characters and iconic mecha to places fans have never seen before. Robotech: Crisis Point Card Game is out and shipping now!