Netflix is moving into the cellular recreation enterprise in a giant manner. This Friday’s Day 5 of the streaming large’s Geeked Week festivities revealed that Netflix has a bunch of cellular video games within the works primarily based on a few of its hottest unique sequence. And that features Shadow and Bone, the smash-hit fantasy drama that aired its profitable first season final spring and coincidentally simply wrapped manufacturing on its upcoming sophomore run.
“Grishaverse rejoice! Our first recreation introduced out of [Geeked Week] is a model new Shadow & Bone recreation!” revealed the @NetflixGeeked Twitter account in the present day. “Shadow and Bone: Destinies is a story RPG in early improvement.” The paintings accompanying the announcement depicts sun-summoning heroine Alina Starkov, as performed by Jessie Mei Li.
Geeked Week co-host Geoff Keighley teased throughout the Games Showcase panel that “Shadow and Bone: Destinies is a story RPG with roguelike parts primarily based on the beloved present.” He continued to vow that the sport permits gamers to “make choices that can decide the course of your journey.” Co-host Mari Takahashi, in the meantime, said, “On this recreation you play as your favourite characters and journey the world over of the Grishaverse in a story journey to fulfil your destinies.”
As for the TV sequence, season two was simply confirmed to have completed its shoot earlier this week. As with the primary run, it’ll encompass eight hour-long episodes and is anticipated to be primarily based on the subsequent two Grishaverse novels within the sequence by writer Leigh Bardugo, Siege and Storm and Six of Crows. The established solid, as led by Mei Li, Ben Barnes, and Freddie Carter, shall be joined by newcomers together with Patrick Gibson, Jack Wolfe, and Lewis Tan, who has previously assured us that the brand new batch of episodes shall be “insane.”
Shadow and Bone: Destinies comes from creators Chimera Leisure and, as soon as it’s right here, it’ll be obtainable by way of Netflix Video games, the mobile-only service that’s free to make use of for these with a Netflix subscription. Neither Destinies or the second season of the TV sequence have been given a confirmed launch date as but.