Mass Effect: Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. to develop the adaptation
- Legendary Pictures has acquired movie rights to "Mass Effect", the electronic Arts/BioWare videogame for Xbox 360.
Warner Bros. will distribute.
- Mark Protosevich ("Thor") is in talks to write the script.
- The story centers on Commander Shepard of the SS Normandy who in 2183 leads a team on a mission to defeat an ancient alien race that invades the galaxy every 50,000 years, wiping out all organic life.