James Bond could not avert his subsequent dying till 2021, however apparently Paul W.S. Anderson’s Monster Hunter movie will nonetheless hit the massive display screen this 12 months: the just-posted official teaser trailer for the movie 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. But as our sister web site Polygon factors 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 means. As the movie’s synopsis makes clear, Jovovich and co will commerce their guns 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 soldiers are shocked to find that this hostile and unknown surroundings is dwelling to huge and terrifying monsters proof against their firepower. In 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 is half of a staff led by the Admiral (Ron Perlman). Facing a hazard so nice it may threaten to destroy their world, the courageous warriors mix their distinctive skills to band collectively for the final showdown.
In truth, we’ve already seen some nonetheless pictures of the crew of their extra applicable costumes. Here’s the highest-res picture I may discover (click on it a pair occasions on desktop to zoom):
And in an interview with Empire, Jovovich revealed that the twin blades can be her weapon of selection.
Anderson instructed SyFy Wire that the movie was already (*13*) again in July. Monster Hunter: World is Capcom’s best-selling recreation of all time.