An Animated Movie for Stray is in the Works

Stray showed to be a not likely sensation when it was launched last July, and also currently the little cat and also its robot friends are heading to the cinema. Publisher Annapurna has actually introduced strategies to establish a cartoon animation based upon the hit indie game.

Per Entertainment Weekly, Annapurna Animation, the business’s brand-new computer animated movie department, is complying with up its launching function, Nimona, with a movie adjustment of the 2022 journey game. It will certainly be the initial game in Annapurna Interactive’s lineup of titles to obtain the motion picture therapy, and also according to the author, it won’t be the last. Annapurna has actually not exposed a supervisor, actors, or launch home window for the Stray movie. Annapurna Animation is led by previous Disney Animation execs Robert Baird and also Andrew Millstein. 

“This is a game that’s all about what makes us human, and there are no humans in it,” Baird informs EW. “It’s a buddy comedy about a cat and a robot, and there’s such a hilarious dynamic. So, there’s comedy inherent in this, but there’s not one human being in this movie. I think it’s one of the reasons why the game was incredibly popular, that you are seeing the world through the point of view of an adorable cat. How did they pull that off, and how are we going to pull that off in the movie? We will, even though sometimes it feels impossible, but we know that’s the essence of the game and the key to telling the story.”

Stray was created by French workshop BlueTwelve. Taking area in a post-apocalyptic Earth lacking human beings, gamers manage a pet cat that obtains divided from its good friends and also lays out to discover them. The feline’s trip takes it via cities inhabited by sentient robotics, which it befriends along the road, specifically a flying drone called B-12. Stray was amongst one of the most well known games of in 2014, winning Best Debut Indie at the Game Awards, and also made its way to Xbox last month. You can review our evaluation of Stray here

[Source: Entertainment Weekly]


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