Sony Pictures has secured the rights to Console Wars, an account of how a small previously unknown SEGA took on the 1990’s dominating force, Nintendo.
The story is soon to be released in book form, Console Wars was written by author Blake Harris and includes testimonies from people who witnessed first-hand Nintendo and SEGA’s many battles both public and behind the scenes.
According to Book Trade, Seth Rogen signed up to co-write and direct with collaboration by Evan Goldberg.
Rogen and Goldberg obviously have an interest in the console wars having previously written Console Wars the book, which will be published on the 19th June.
A documentary is in the works too, Rogen and Goldberg will be Producing that variant of the story.