Baahubali: The Conclusion director SS Rajamouli teams up with Farmville creator for Baahubali mobile game
The ace filmmaker, S.S. Rajamouli and game creator Mark Skaggs, the brain behind popular games such as Farmville and Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle-Earth are collaborating to create game based on the block-buster movie ‘Baahubali’. The news came after the official Facebook page of the movie ‘Baahubali’ posted, “Mark Skaggs (from Moonfrog Labs), creator of Farmville and Lord of the Rings games (among others) discussing the creation of ‘Baahubali’ mobile game with S.S. Rajamouli. Exciting stuff coming your way. Stay tuned!”
The 2015 super hit movie “Baahubali”, as a franchisee has gone beyond cinema. Prior to the game announcement, the movie has been adapted into a novel, comics and also an animated series. The movie is being adapted into a novel trilogy with first part already launched officially. The Rise of Sivagami : Book 1 of Baahubali – Before the Beginning, authored by Anand Neelakantan is currently available on Amazon, both in Kindle and paperback edition. The ‘Book 1 of Baahubali’ narrates the rise of ‘Sivagami’ and story of ‘Mahishmati’, which basically forms the prequel of Baahubali: The Beginning.
Director Rajamouli is currently engaged with the post-production of the second installment to the series, “Baahubali: The Conclusion”. After two years from “Baahubali: The Beginning”, the second one in the franchisee is slated for release on April 28. Baahubali, a period drama has actor Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, actress Tamannaah Bhatia, Anushka Shetty and Ramya Krishnan in pivotal roles. The second part will simultaneously release in Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam.