Vin Diesel channels a little Game of Thrones in the latest new still for Riddick. Perhaps there's a little King Conan in there as well. Overall, its maybe the most impressive image yet from David Twohy's follow up to The Chronicles of Riddick.

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A combination of Game of Thrones and Conan would actually be pretty epic. From an earlier interview with director David Twohy we know that the sequel to The Chronicles of Riddick will return the franchise to its Pitch Black roots. However, it's still nice to see continuity remains intact as the above image harkens to the end of 'Chronicles which saw Riddick assume the Necromonger throne.

Riddick hits U.S. theaters September 6th, 2013.

The latest chapter of the groundbreaking saga that began with 2000′s hit sci-fi film Pitch Black and 2004′s The Chronicles of Riddick reunites writer/director David Twohy (A Perfect Getaway, The Fugitive) and star Vin Diesel (the Fast and Furious franchise, xXx). Diesel reprises his role as the antihero Riddick, a dangerous, escaped convict wanted by every bounty hunter in the known galaxy.

The infamous Riddick has been left for dead on a sun-scorched planet that appears to be lifeless. Soon, however, he finds himself fighting for survival against alien predators more lethal than any human he’s encountered. The only way off is for Riddick to activate an emergency beacon and alert mercenaries who rapidly descend to the planet in search of their bounty.

The first ship to arrive carries a new breed of merc, more lethal and violent, while the second is captained by a man whose pursuit of Riddick is more personal. With time running out and a storm on the horizon that no one could survive, his hunters won’t leave the planet without Riddick’s head as their trophy.

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Dynamo - 2/22/2013, 1:31 PM
Why is he dressed like Scorpion?
BlueMex - 2/22/2013, 1:32 PM
that pretty awesome! hope the movie turns out good
SuperDude001 - 2/22/2013, 1:39 PM
Umm cool, meh I want a trailer. Teaser, Full Trailer, then stills.
third3ye - 2/22/2013, 1:46 PM
Just as long as he's not singing Rihanna songs...
DanteSparda - 2/22/2013, 1:46 PM

fistofthenorthstar - 2/22/2013, 1:59 PM
dope pic, he's definitely the conan of our generation! looking forward to this one!
Jollem - 2/22/2013, 2:00 PM
spidey1994 - 2/22/2013, 2:01 PM
God, please get Vin Diesel to be Drax the Destroyer!!
Gmoney84 - 2/22/2013, 2:07 PM
I hope this is better than Chronicles of Riddick, which wasn't a bad film. It just could've been better in some aspects.
Facade - 2/22/2013, 2:14 PM
Jollem - 2/22/2013, 2:14 PM
i wonder if they're gonna involve riddick taking lord marshals position at all?
thorhulk77 - 2/22/2013, 2:16 PM
@Jollem & @Facade

BlackFlash - 2/22/2013, 2:19 PM
God, please get Vin Diesel as far away from ever playing Drax the Destroyer.

If it wasn't for his Pitch Black and Fast and Furious sequels we wouldn't see this guy acting so keep him away from Drax, I don't want to see a green Riddick I want to see Drax.
Seejay - 2/22/2013, 2:24 PM
@KamenRiderJ22 - 2/22/2013, 1:48 PM

Yeah, and Urban has pretty much done Conan already, sorta: (although a bad movie)

JoeMomma29 - 2/22/2013, 2:25 PM
I enjoyed him in Pitch Black and I thought the follow up movie was good. That being said I am excited to see this movie!

PapaEmeritus - 2/22/2013, 2:44 PM
^^^Someone have quite bad taste. LOL
The first one was ok/average. The second was a [frick]ing disaster!
Jollem - 2/22/2013, 2:50 PM
^^all 3 are awesome :)

ExAmaxis - 2/22/2013, 2:56 PM
Is this from mortal kombat..?
BatOnTheBrain - 2/22/2013, 3:14 PM
I loved the other riddick movies this movie is gonna be a darkhorse and might surprise people !
Jollem - 2/22/2013, 3:38 PM
if vin diesel hit a truck, i might notice if i were in the vicinity
ToTheManInTheColdSweat - 2/22/2013, 4:37 PM
the truck wouldn't survive.
TheRedBlueBlur - 2/22/2013, 4:43 PM
1ncredibleJ0C - 2/22/2013, 4:49 PM
u guys say what u want about Riddick but i bet none of u will take a tea cup from his ass lmao Riddick is cool
shamo - 2/22/2013, 6:59 PM
love it. i know nothing of this franchise and had zero interest untill i saw this still. i am now very interested.
CrimsonReign - 2/23/2013, 3:25 AM
I am hopeful regarding this film.
Vital - 2/23/2013, 3:42 AM
More people like Riddick based films than hate, so clearly we all have good taste PapaMidnight lol.
xXkryptoniteXx - 2/23/2013, 4:54 AM
I always thought the chronicles of riddick is a try hard copycat of fantasy/sci fi series and this just proves it again. Vin diesel trys to hard to be this action film. I laugh at how he didnt want to be in fast and the the furious 2, to pursue xXx, man a part, and riddick but it all flopped. He had success in the pacifier and than dicided to go back to the Fast and the furious film.

Doesn't he know his only good for the fast and the furious and family films lol. Man just when I started respecting him on the fast movies, he goes back to this. Try hard to be in an action star.
IIIAdamantiumIII - 2/23/2013, 6:07 AM
I liked PathFinder.....
shamo - 2/23/2013, 11:25 AM
i liked Man Apart...

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