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The title Metro require little or no introduction, especially in the gaming community. Metro series is one of the most appreciated first-person shooter survival horror video games developed by 4A Games. The recent Metro Exodus wreaked havoc among fans and now it has finally come to a realization that a Metro 2033 film adaptation is in the mix.

According to Variety reports, Gazprom Media subsidiaries have come together to make this film adaptation of Metro 2033. As you may know, the game series is based on the novels by Dmitry Glukhovsky. Metro 2033 was the first novel by Dmitry and so it also carries special sentiments.

Metro 2033 is my first novel. It played a very special role in my life, and, despite getting numerous offers to [adapt it for the screen], I turned them all down for over 10 years. Glukhovsky said.

As per Variety’s word, the filming of this game is due to start in 2020, with the premiere set for January 2022. While the director and the cast are yet to be announced, you can be sure that Glukhovsky will be all hands on deck.

The producer of this Metro 2033 film adaptation is Valery Fedorovich. Who himself is a big fan of the writer and he adds that not only is this novel amazing but it has gained significant recognition among the sci-fi fans and gamers around the world.

“The book by this Russian author has become known throughout the world, and it is embedded in the cultural code of sci-fi fans and gamers all over the planet.” Producer Valery Fedorovich.

Furthermore, he added that for Gazprom Media Holding, this is like a dream project. It will be for the company one of the most ambitious large-scale films, ever to be launched.

For us and Gazprom Media Holding, this is a dream project, the most ambitious and large-scale film that we have ever launched. We intend to invest an unprecedented sum… in the production and promotion of this movie both in Russia and abroad.”

This is not the first time there has been an attempt to make a film adaptation of Metro 2033 but this time it seems that it will successfully reach the finish line.

So what are your expectations about this Metro 2033 film adaptation? Let us know in the comments below.

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Ivan Bhan

I have a lot of love for Movies especially science fiction however nothing beats the fun of sitting behind a screen and playing some hard core FPS games. Apart from them i am a major lover of Assassins Creed titles especially Brotherhood, The Witcher and God Of War. Huge fan of animation director Hayo Mayazaki.