The Super Mario Bros. Movie cast did it with Mario Kart, so it was solely pure the identical would occur for Twisted Metal, albeit with fewer individuals. Lead actor Anthony Mackie went head-to-head in one of many Twisted Metal video games with showrunner Michael Jonathan Smith, each of whom have been joined by Quiet actor Stephanie Beatriz.
Mackie performs John Doe within the present
Smith and Mackie went up towards one another within the PS4 port of the 2001 PS2 recreation Twisted Metal: Black. Beatriz, whereas briefly proven with a controller, primarily commented on the facet. She even wryly identified how completely different Mackie appears to be like from his character within the recreation, John Doe.
There have been just a few moments that confirmed the precise recreation, because it was principally concerning the three speaking about taking pictures the present, video video games, and their recollections from the early 2000s. Mackie stated he didn’t play too many video video games rising up, however he stated he performed some Atari programs again then. He additionally famous that it was a “big deal” when anybody bought a PlayStation.
Miller stated he needed the apocalypse within the collection to occur in 2002 since that’s close to the period when these video games got here out, which have been “synonymous with the time.” Mackie stated he even bought his first automotive round 2002 and beloved taking part in his music whereas driving, which can be what his character does within the collection.
Twisted Metal is about to have a presence at Comic-Con that not only includes free ice cream from Sweet Tooth’s truck, but additionally a screening of the primary episode earlier than its July 27 premiere date.