While there has been no official announcement, it looks like a movie deal between Sony Pictures and Ubisoft is imminent.  Either that or Sony just likes wasting money by registering domain names for no apparent reason.  For those aching for an Assassin's Creed movie franchise, it looks like today is your day to celebrate. 

Here are the sixteen domains registered by Sony on October 20:

assassins-creed-movie.com
assassins-creed.net
assassins-creedmovie.com
assassinscreed-film.com
assassinscreed-film.net
assassinscreed-movie.com
assassinscreed-movie.net
assassinscreed-thefilm.com
assassinscreed-thefilm.net
assassinscreed-themovie.com
assassinscreed-themovie.net
assassinscreedfilm.com
assassinscreedfilm.net
assassinscreedthefilm.com
assassinscreedthefilm.net
assassinscreedthemovie.net

[via Fusible]