Ratchet & Clank is an upcoming 3D computer-animated science fiction action comedy film based on the platforming video game series of the same name. Series creators Insomniac Games helped with the film’s production, screenplay, character development, and animation. The film will be directed by Jericca Cleland and Kevin Munroe, featuring an original story written by former Insomniac Games Senior Writer T.J. Fixman, who started writing for the series with the Future saga. Several cast members from the games will reprise their respective voice roles, and assets from the video games will be utilized in the film. Initially planned for a theatrical release in 2015, it is instead set for a wide release on April 29, 2016 in the United States.