Assassin’s Creed is a ridiculously successful gaming franchise. Now it wants to be a ridiculously successful film franchise, following in the, um, total absence of any successful game-to-movie adaptations before it.
Okay, simmer down. That wasn’t the single most spoilerific headline in movie history, we have absolutely no proof. Just a nagging sense of worry following comments made by ‘Star Wars’ producer Kathleen Kennedy in the new edition of Empire. Kennedy flat-out denied that there could be any follow-up to the standalone movie, which follows the adventures of a band of Rebel spies sent in to steal the plans to the Empire’s new battle station, the Death Star.