New Regency has acquired film rights to the comic book series “Freedom Formula: Ghost of the Wasteland” reports Variety.
The story has a futuristic premise in which fighter jets have been replaced by pilots who battle in racing exo-suits. The protagonist is a genetically engineered racer who learns his bloodline has the power to change society.
The project will be developed as a potential directing vehicle for Bryan Singer. Michael Finch will adapt the script and 20th Century Fox will distribute the film.