James Bond may not avert his next death until 2021, however apparently Paul W.S. Anderson’s Monster Hunter film will nonetheless hit the large display this yr: the just-posted official teaser trailer for the film confirms that it’ll arrive this December, “only in theaters.”
At simply 13 seconds of footage, it’s not a lot of a teaser — and the place are the swords? Milla Jovovich mans a minigun, and her squad has a pair rifles at their disposal. However as our sister site Polygon points out, it does give us a glimpse at a Black Diablos, which is simply the kind of gigantic sand-loving Triceratops-esque mega-beasts that the teaser appears to indicate.
Don’t fear about these swords, by the way in which. Because the film’s synopsis makes clear, Jovovich and co will commerce their weapons for blades earlier than lengthy:
When an surprising sandstorm transports Lt. Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her unit (TI Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta) to a brand new world, the troopers are shocked to find that this hostile and unknown atmosphere is house to monumental and terrifying monsters proof against their firepower. Of their determined battle for survival, the unit encounters the mysterious Hunter (Tony Jaa), whose distinctive abilities permit him to remain one step forward of the highly effective creatures.
As Artemis and Hunter slowly construct belief, she discovers that he’s a part of a crew led by the Admiral (Ron Perlman). Going through a hazard so nice it might threaten to destroy their world, the courageous warriors mix their distinctive talents to band collectively for the final word showdown.
The truth is, we’ve already seen some nonetheless pictures of the crew of their extra acceptable costumes. Right here’s the highest-res picture I might discover (click on it a pair occasions on desktop to zoom):
And in an interview with Empire, Jovovich revealed that the twin blades might be her weapon of alternative.
Anderson informed SyFy Wire that the movie was already “100 percent finished” again in July. Monster Hunter: World is Capcom’s best-selling game of all time.