Thursday the primary trailer appeared on-line for Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves — and 15 million folks have watched it. “This is the factor. We’re a staff of thieves…” actor Chris Pine says in a voiceover. “We did not imply to unleash the best evil the world has ever identified. However we’ll repair it.”
The video’s description explains that “A captivating thief and a band of unlikely adventurers undertake an epic heist to retrieve a misplaced relic, however issues go dangerously awry after they run afoul of the improper folks. Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves brings the wealthy world and playful spirit of the legendary roleplaying sport to the massive display screen in a hilarious and action-packed journey.”
The trailer additionally options Michelle Rodriguez, Regé-Jean Web page, Hugh Grant, and a Druid that may flip into an Owlbear.
However at Comedian-Con’s Gaslamp Quarter there have been additionally picture ops contained in the legendary gelatinous dice, at a pop-up tavern serving glow-in-the-dark Dragon’s Brew. The official “Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves Tavern Expertise” drew this rave overview from Esquire. “Relaxation assured, mates, if the precise Dungeons and Dragons film is something just like the tavern, it will be a rocking, hilarious, self-aware, and — most significantly! — a enjoyable journey.”
The staff behind Dungeons and Dragons rigged the bar in order that it might rumble like hell and fill with smoke each time a dragon appeared on an enormous video display screen on the entrance. (We had been presupposed to infer that the tavern was underneath assault….)
Save a grog for me.
“Based mostly on what we have seen, this film appears to be like like it is going to be a complete lot of enjoyable,” writes CinemaBlend:
In the event you’re puffed up for the marketing campaign Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves is promising right here, you possibly can take your home on the metaphorical gaming desk beginning March 3, 2023.
Because the film’s trailer asks, “Who wants heroes when you’ve gotten thieves?”