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Bowie's son to helm "WOW"

Writer: Dzamira Dzafri

"World Of Warcraft" is a vastly popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG).

1 Feb – Guinness Book of World Records' Most Popular Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Game (MMORPG) is set to have its own Hollywood film, to be directed by Duncan Jones, who has directed haunting science fiction films before, like critically acclaimed "Moon" and "Source Code". Legendary Pictures revealed that they have chosen Duncan Jones, who is also music icon David Bowie's son as Duncan Jones has already made a name for himself as a director to look out for. "World Of Warcraft" is looking at a Fall 2013 start date, with a budget expected to be around $100 million.

Duncan Jones directing actor Sam Rockwell in "Moon".

The game, which lets people around the world create an online avatar and interact with other players in the virtual world, began in 1994 as a real-time strategy game. "World Of Warcraft" is aiming for a 2015 release date

"World Of Warcraft" is aiming for a 2015 release date.

Cinema Online, 01 February 2013

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