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A Borderlands movie is on the way from Lionsgate and a Marvel Studios cofounder

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Lionsgate Films will partner with Gearbox Software to bring the world of Borderlands to the big screen, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Creative work on adapting the irreverent first-person shooter series — which, along with its spinoffs, is set among the struggle for resources, treasure and power on the frontier planet of Pandora — will be overseen by Avi Arad, former chief creative officer of Marvel Entertainment and producer of X-Men, Spider-Man, Iron Man, and The Amazing Spider-Man.

"We believe that we've brought together the right partners, the ideal creative team and the perfect property to launch a new motion picture tentpole for a global audience," Lionsgate Motion Picture Group co-chairs Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger told The Hollywood Reporter in a statement.

There's not much more info out there on the adaptation at the moment, but Lionsgate says it's developing the Borderlands movie as a "tentpole feature film," so presumably not an intimate little flick about the existential stress of being a Hyperion employee in a mindless desk job.

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