Having just defeated an earthquake, The Rock might soon take on three even bigger monsters. The actor, better known as Dwayne Johnson, is set to produce and star in a film adaptation of the classic 80s video game Rampage.

Rampage was a game where a players took control of either a giant gorilla, lizard or wolf and attempted to destroy a city before the military could kill them. You were the bad guys. One would assume the film version would take the opposite spin, but plot details are being kept secret.

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Johnson will produce alongside Beau Flynn, who also produced San Andreas, the aforementioned earthquake movie. That film has been a giant hit, so it makes sense the two would reteam for another disaster film‚ÄĒeven if this one is a video game adaptation.

A script by Ryan Engle (Non-Stop) is currently being written, and Variety says production would, ideally, start in the Summer of 2016. That’s the next opening for the actor, who has at least a half a dozen films in different stages of development. He’s currently making Central Intelligence with Kevin Hart, will return for Fast and Furious 8, a second season of his HBO series Ballers is likely, and he’s also attached to star in Shazam, The Janson Directive, a remake of Baywatch, Big Trouble in Little China and more. Unlike some of those projects though, Rampage actually has a script in the works, which pushes it closer to the front of the pack.

New Line Cinema has been trying to get a Rampage movie made since 2011 but hasn’t enjoyed much progress. It seems likely the double dose of San Andreas and Jurassic World success heated up the giant monster/disaster project again. If this movie ever happens, let’s hope Johnson actually becomes one of these characters instead of his usual, bad-ass action hero trying to stop them.

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[Variety]