Anchor Bay Entertainment will release their sci-fi CGI animated film “Ultramarines: A Warhammer 40,000 Movie” on Blu-ray, DVD and digital download March 5. The is the first feature length movie adaptation of the internationally-successful “Warhammer 40,000 Universe.”
The film stars the voices of Terence Stamp (Superman II, Wanted), Sean Pertwee (“Dog Soldiers,” “Event Horizon”) and John Hurt (“Alien,” “Hellboy”) and contains over 45 minutes of bonus features including “Into The Void: Making of Ultramarines,” “Between Chaos & Darkness: The World Of The Space Marines,” “Creating the Daemon” and an “Ultramarines” animated onscreen graphic novel prequel.
Here’s what you can expect from the film:
“It is 41st Millennium, and the only force that stands between humanity and alien hordes are the Space Marines. Genetically enhanced, clad in power armour and knowing no fear they are the angels of death. And the greatest of them are the Ultramarines™. But when a select squad of scarred veterans and raw recruits responds to a distant planet’s distress beacon, they’ll discover that a horrific evil has been unleashed. And amidst a living nightmare of chaos, carnage and daemonic fury, these steel battle-brothers must now survive the ultimate enemy: Themselves.”
“Warhammer 40,000″ was created by Games Workshop and has been developed into a series of lucrative video games and futuristic novels from its origins as the most successful tabletop wargame in the world.
Below the post are two videos–a bonus feature, “Into the Void–Blueprint for Battle” and a battle scene from the film.
Bonus Feature “Into the Void — Blueprint for Battle”