Following the blockbuster success of The Hunger Games, The CW is hoping to bring Koushun Takami’s bestselling novel Battle Royale to American television.
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Plans for a U.S. adaptation of Battle Royale, the celebrated novel by Koushun Takami, appear to have been scuttled by the upcoming release of the similarly themed Hunger Games.