Kabam’s game is timed to stoke demand for the first Hobbit film from Peter Jackson
File this in the are-you-serious category. Peter Jackson, director and demigod of LOTR (that’s Lord of the Rings for the uninitiated) has announced — on Facebook no less — that the planned two-film Hobbit series has magically become three full movies.
Former baseball pitcher Curt Schilling’s 38 Studios may have just recently collapsed, but he isn’t the first celebrity from another profession to have difficulty making video games. Here’s a list that includes two world-class directors, a Hall of Fame NBA star, and Vin Diesel.