Here's a bit of excitement for a Thursday afternoon: a new featurette about the Avatar game from Ubisoft, with writer/director James Cameron and producer Jon Landau contributing at some length to the thinking behind the game and the movie. You can watch the full video below, with all its rather lovely footage of Pandora, but for those of you at work or in really, really quiet libraries, here are the important bits.
Says producer Jon Landau, "Avatar is an epic adventure fantasy set on the world of Pandora. Our hope is that through other mediums the fanbase get to explore the world of Pandora well beyond just the movie."
Cameron noted that, "This is the first time I've really been involved with a game from the inception of the movie project. What they said to us was, 'We want to make a game from inside your thematic ideas, outwards.'"