During the 1990s, a simply family adventure film made us absolutely terrified of playing board games. Not that we weren’t already, what with the family tensions and competitive streaks of our
This time, they’ve taken it to the next level with a Jumanji video game. That’s right, your favourite board game family adventure thriller has got a virtual makeover.
The film revolves around four teenagers who are locked in the confinements of a basement only to discover an old console. When they start to play the game, they are zapped into another world, transforming into Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, and Karen Gillan. Together, they have to romp through this adventure and, most importantly, survive.
With feelings of Tron and a somewhat loving homage to the old film, Jumanji looks to be an interest adventure with some humorous digs at sexism, the famous actors, and more. Alright Jumanji, it’s good, we’re ready to play.
What do you think?
Jumanji is out later this year.