Twisted-tech anthology sequence Black Mirror began out as a TV display, and has since spun off right into a e-book (out subsequent yr), however don’t rule out additional emblem extensions, consistent with writer Charlie Brooker.
In an interview with Total Film mag forward of the release of the new sequence on Netflix, Brooker first admits that he’s shifted his stance on a longer Black Mirror universe. “When folks used to invite me, ‘Are these all set in the same universe?’, I’d move, ‘No.’
“I’ve now modified my place, and explicitly a few of them are. And we’ve tied in combination a number of episodes in that tale. But you don’t want to have noticed any of the ones episodes.
“The fundamental rule is that you just simplest have to look at one episode, if you wish to have. But there are direct references to different issues and different worlds and different tales we’ve executed in that tale.”
Talking in particular about the upcoming books, Brooker says he’s no longer dictating what the tale concepts up, however is feeding again on his writers’ concepts. “It’s a different world. It’s its own separate thing, in a way, but it’s got to have shared Black Mirror DNA.”
And, when TF asks there are some other media Brooker would believe exploring Black Mirror in, he says, “Yes, games and comics are two worlds that I’ve thought about. It’s really getting the time that’s the challenge, at the moment. Because those are both things I can see us doing stuff in, but it would have to be right. I can’t say too much, but those are all things that I’ve thought about. There are other mediums and things that you contemplate.”
There’s lately no information on a release date for sequence four of Black Mirror, but it surely’s anticipated to be on Netflix earlier than the finish of the yr. You can to find extra on Black Mirror, together with an on-set record from Iceland, within the newest factor of Total Film mag, which is on sale now.
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