Movie Based on Thief Franchise is in the Works

Square Enix’s Thief franchise is all set to receive the Hollywood treatment as Straight Up Films has acquired the rights to make a movie based on the video game series. According to Hollywood Reporter, the movie will be set in Thief‘s “dark fantasy world where a master thief tries to restore freedom, which has been denied by a magic-wielding tyrant.”

The screenplay will be written by Adam Mason and Simon Boyes (Misconduct, Not Safe for Work). The movie will be co-produced by Straight Up Films, Source Rock and Square Enix. 

No further details are available at the moment but we should find out more about the project in due course. 

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[Source: Hollywood Reporter]