Thanks to New Line Cinema and Weta, we now have a new standard in fantasy film.
Thanks to Pixar, we know that films with nothing but computer generated imagery can be highly successful.
Thanks to Final Fantasy, we know that a full length computer generated movie based on a game franchise is possible.
All of which neatly skirts the age old question… will Blizzard ever make a movie? Is is possible to make a full length movie based on a game franchise? Yes. Is is possible for such a movie to be successful? Yes. Does it have to be all CGI? Well, no. Return of the King is a mix of computer animation and live acting, and concludes one of the most successful film trilogies of all time. However, given that Blizzard