Taika Waititi’s Possible Star Wars Film, Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed, and more!

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Taika Waititi’s Possible Star Wars Film

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Taika Waititi, known for directing Thor: Ragnarok and for his role as IG-11 in the Mandalorian, is reportedly in talks to develop a new Star Wars movie. And while we don’t know if the Star Wars movie will be a standalone, or a part of a larger Star Wars Universe story, we know that fans loved the final episode of The Mandalorian, which he also directed. There is no further news about Taika Waititi’s possible Star Wars movie at this time.


Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed

CD Projekt Red shared an announcement about their highly anticipated game Cyberpunk 2077. They plan to delay the game’s release, so that they can continue to work out bugs and polishing the massive setting of Night City. Cyberpunk 2077 is now set to release on September 17th, 2020.


Star Trek: Discovery Spinoff In the Works

Executive producer Heather Kadin confirmed that Michelle Yeoh’s  Star Trek: Discovery spinoff, called Section 31, is in active development. The series will follow Captain Phillipa Georgiou and Section 31, the black ops division of the Federation. There is no further news about Section 31 at this time.


First Look at The Watch

The BBC released the first official pictures from The Watch, a series that takes place in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series. The pictures show us the cast in a world where old things and new things seem to come together in grimy streets and seedy alleys. The Watch will premiere on The BBC sometime this year.


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