Amazon Studios and Sony’s PlayStation Productions unit are in talks to produce a live-action TV series adaptation of God of War, according to . The outlet reports that Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, best known for their work on and , are involved in the project. Beyond those details, Deadline didn’t have much other information to share about the adaption and both Sony and Amazon declined to comment on the outlet’s reporting.
God of War is one of Sony’s longest-running franchises, spanning seven mainline games across four consoles. The most recent entry in the series was 2018’s God of War, which acted as a soft reboot of the franchise by introducing players to Atreus, the son of protagonist Kratos, and the pantheon of Norse gods. The sequel to God of War is currently in development at Santa Monica Studio and is expected to come out .
If the report is accurate, it would be the fourth gaming property to get the film and or television treatment from Sony’s recently established unit. The division currently has three projects officially underway. Most notably, it’s to produce a TV series based on Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us that will star and . It’s also working on a and a Twisted Metal series that will .