Following the success of his 2017 smash hit Kong: Skull Island, the young director explained that his video game creation will have a degree of creative separation.
Gearbox Software have had one of these video game adaptations in the works for 12 months, but now they are looking to double up on the genre.
The 37-year old will front the picture from Avalanche Studios and Square Enix as the Aquaman DC star preps himself to take on the part of Rico Rodriguez.
Filmmaker Jordan Vogt-Roberts opened up about his motivation to transform the classic video game to the big screen, arguing that the rating is not his priority.
Aiming to distance themselves from the likes of Jason Bourne and James Bond, the studio has outlined what fans can expect from the adaptation of the console game.
The legendary filmmaker has taken the unusual step of starting a Kickstarter campaign to make a console experience possible for the war epic.
The Rock is linking up again with director Brad Peyton to bring the game to life, but it won't be a tame version according to their latest quotes.
Adapt this upcoming video game expansion into a film right away, and take all our money.