had a lot to discuss during its annual investor , including plans to and get the console into the hands of more people who want one. One of the more intriguing nuggets of news came during the Q&A, when the company confirmed it’s adapting three more of its gaming properties into TV shows.
Sony IR – 3 positives in the presentation 1) Horizon (Netflix), God of War (Amazon) and Gran Turismo in TV development 2) 2 live service games coming in FY3/23 are not Destiny and 3) PC gaming revenues will surge 3.8x in FY3/23 (which I think relates to live service games) #sony
— David Gibson (@gibbogame) May 26, 2022
It said a show based on the games is on the way to Netflix and a is coming to Prime Video, reports. PlayStation Productions also has a TV show in development, but it hasn’t been revealed where you’ll be able to watch that.
Details on the three projects are scant for now. It remains to be seen who will be cast as Aloy, Kratos, Atreus and other characters (I have my fingers crossed for Alan Cumming as Mimir) and just how the heck Sony plans to make a TV show out of Gran Turismo.
Turning some of its biggest games into TV shows and movies has been a major focus for Sony in recent years. After over a decade of trying to make an Uncharted movie, Sony Pictures this year. A film is in development too. On the TV front, a Twisted Metal series is on , while filming on the first season of HBO’s highly anticipated show is expected to wrap in the next few weeks.
Netflix and Amazon have been drawing from the rich well of video game IP too as of late. Netflix has animated shows based on , and , while a will debut in July. Amazon, on the other hand, has a show in the pipeline and, if reports are to be believed, a in the works.