BloodRayne is an action hack and slash video game and the first game in the BloodRayne series. In addition to a sequel, BloodRayne 2, Bloodrayne inspired a series of films and self-contained comic books. It was developed by Terminal Reality, and was strongly influenced by their previous game Nocturne.
BloodRayne is a 2005 German fantasy action horror film set in 18th-century Romania, directed by Uwe Boll. The film stars Kristanna Loken, Michael Madsen, Billy Zane, Ben Kingsley, Meat Loaf and Matthew Davis. It is based on the video game of the same name from Majesco Entertainment and the game developer, Terminal Reality.
The film was the third video game film adaptation by Boll who previously made the films based on House of the Dead and Alone in the Dark. The film had received negative reviews upon its release and was a box office bomb. The film was also disliked by co-star Michael Madsen and voice of Rayne from the games themselves, Laura Bailey
BloodRayne is a media franchise that spans two video games developed by Terminal Reality and several motion pictures and a comic book series.