Netflix have obtained the rights to Rob Liefeld’s Extreme Universe and are looking to develop a number of the properties into films.
Netflix’s feature film chief Scott Stuber stated “Rob Liefeld’s Extreme Universe features gritty stories and distinctive characters, with Akiva’s [Goldman] creative voice that has been behind some of the largest movie franchises, making him uniquely capable of halping bring these superheroes from the Extreme Universe to life for Netflix.”
Goldsman added: “Rob is a unique and innovative talent who knows how to combine hard-edged comic book action with real emotionality. Netflix has the ambition, reach, and dedication to bring his universe to life.”
So it is time to keep an eye out for Brigade, Battlestone, Bloodstrike, Kaboom, Regex, Cybrid and Bloodwulf!