Several tech blogs and news site have been buzzing for the last 24 hours since Variety broke the news that Sony Pictures was in the final negotations to develop a film franchise based on Ubisoft’s “Assassin’s Creed” videogame series.
While the deal hasn’t been officially confirmed by Sony or Ubisoft, that didn’t stop Sony Pictures from registering over a dozen “Assassin’s Creed” movie domain names such as assassinscreedthefilm.com.
All of the domain names were registered on October 20, a day before the Variety story was published.
Here’s a look at the full list of domain names:
Although the domains were registered before either company has even announced a partnership, Sony Pictures must have been pretty confident that the deal was certain.
That, or the deal was already done.
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