What happened to ‘Knights of Badassdom’? (video)

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Last year, the trailer for Knights of Badassdom was shown at a Comic-Con panel to thousands of people and quickly became the talk of the Con. The trailer went viral, the fanboys took to the chat rooms to spread the word.

The hilarious cast includes Peter Dinklage, Summer Glau, Steve Zahn, and Ryan Kwanten. Pair that talent with a Shaun-of-the-Dead-meets-World-of-Warcraft plot line, ‘Badassdom’ had all the makings of a cult classic with one problem, it was never released.

What’s even worse is the lucky few who have seen the whole film claim it’s freaking hilarious. Rumors of the film’s demise have not been greatly exaggerated. ‘Badassdom’ appears to be mired in finishing funds and politics, shelved in the Vaults of Erowid, with nary a whisper of a DVD release on the horizon.

I just wanna see the damn thing personally. You?

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  • http://cinane.blogspot.com Scott1960

    Please, please, please!

  • Dan

    That looks fucking awesome, what happened?

  • adum

    looks ok

  • indesignkat

    I've been looking for this every couple months for what seems like a couple years.

  • epropst90

    Has The Chive been presented with the opportunity to buy the rights of a badass unreleased movie, and stream it on their website in whichever manner they choose??
    I think so!
    Could The Chive alo become the innovative website that does this type of thing for other badass unreleased movies?
    Did I just open a world of ideas and possibilities for my favorite website?
    I sure as hell hope so!
    Get thinking Chive!

  • Central-Scrutinizer

    maybe the Chive should donate the money to get this film moving again

  • jalapeno pepper

    should we "unleash the cracken" on their facebook page? http://www.facebook.com/knightsofbadassdom

  • greenewillie

    as Danny answered I didn't know that people can make $6609 in four weeks on the computer. did you look at this web page (Click on menu Home more information) http://goo.gl/f6hUi

  • Casotakar1229

    lol, guess I'm alone when I say this looks horrible.

    • TurboCDN

      No, you are not. Chive seems to have bad taste in movies (Bucky Larson as well).

  • DreamMephisto

    This is freaky…I too saw the trailer a long time ago and about 2 days ago I asked my girlfriend the exact same question. Get out of my head, Chive.

  • Jack

    Let the kids play!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Pootie Tang

    TheChive will save this film

  • JDB85

    Looks hilarious. Definitely needs to be released.

  • dp2983

    I'm down. Who do we need to email the crap out of?

  • supreme8008

    wikipedia says Spring 2012

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  • Vic

    No Patton Oswalt with his LARPer guy from Reno 911…. I'M OUT!!


    This needs to come out

  • CamoStripeF150

    I definitely can't wait to see this!

  • http://twitter.com/K_Lian_D @K_Lian_D

    I want to see this so badly!

  • jmacrosoft

    I needed this move out…like YESTERDAY!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/paul.colllings Paul Collings

    Fuck Yeah, that looks awesome!

  • http://geekplanet.ca/portal/2012/05/knights-of-badassdom/ Knights of Badassdom | Geekplanet

    […] of updates since Comic-Con, and Joe Lynch’s blog about the movie has gone completely silent. Rumours are that financial trouble and politices have gotten in the way of the final release… and […]

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