Warner Bros. rolls for initiative and nabs the rights for a new D&D film.

Despite the announcement today, Deadline report that WB are well on the way with the project, with a script penned by David Leslie Johnson (Clash of the Titans), which was apparently originally written based on another Gary Gygax tabletop game, Chainmail.

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In an era with Game of Thrones on the TV, and The Hobbit films in cinemas, another fantasy IP could make sense for Warner, but let's allow the 4th Doctor to remind us of the only decent bit of when this happened last time: