Prime’s Awesome Fallout Series Quickly Renewed For Season Two

Amazon Prime renews Fallout for season two just days after its initial release. Read on to find out what to expect in the next installment!

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Great news for fans of the post-apocalyptic genre: Fallout Season 2 has officially been confirmed! After only being released for a week, Amazon has renewed the series for second season. The announcement has set the stage for another thrilling journey into the wasteland. Let’s delve into everything we know about this upcoming TV series. Be careful — possible spoilers ahead!

What to Expect in Season Two

Before the show was officially renewed, Jonathan Nolan, director of the TV series, said he planned for a season two announcement and had locations in mind that he would be excited to explore. This comment by Nolan has got fans thinking that perhaps one of the exciting locations is New Vegas since it was mentioned in the show a few times, and fans are already spinning theories about how the game, New Vegas, can play a role in the TV series.

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Regarding New Vegas and timelines, director and executive producer at Bethesda Game Studios, Todd Howard, ended an online debate about whether New Vegas was canon in the Fallout universe. In short, Howard confirmed in an IGN interview that the events of New Vegas happened. Fans were perplexed about the events of New Vegas coexisting with the events of the TV series because of a note on a whiteboard suggesting Shady Sands, a prominent location in two of the Fallout games, was destroyed by a nuclear bomb. However, after letting the knee-jerk reaction settle down, fans discovered this wasn’t entirely true. There is wiggle room between the events in the game and in the series.

One potential issue with the TV series being able to create canon lore within Fallout and the writer’s interest in Shady Sands is that the writers can decide which ending of Fallout: New Vegas is considered canon. In open-world RPG games, there are never “true endings” because the player can choose from multiple endings. If the writers choose to continue down this path, they will, unfortunately, put themselves in a position to decide which ending from the game is considered true, which will undoubtedly leave some fans upset.

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In addition to expanding the world-building, Fallout Season 2 promises to deliver more of the gripping drama and tension that have made the first season such a hit. With its blend of action, suspense, and dark humor, the series has captured the imaginations of fans, and the second season looks to continue this trend.

While specific plot details remain under wraps, it’s safe to assume that Fallout Season 2 will continue to explore themes of survival, morality, and the consequences of humanity’s hubris. Whether it’s uncovering long-buried secrets or confronting the dangers lurking in the irradiated wilderness, viewers can expect plenty of twists and turns along the way. Fans are patiently waiting for their Deathclaw fight scene!

With its intriguing characters, immersive world-building, and gripping storytelling, Fallout Season 2 guarantees to be an exhilarating continuation of the TV series that has already captured the hearts of fans worldwide and is sure to be a must-watch for anyone craving their next post-apocalyptic fix. Stay tuned for further updates as we prepare to venture back into the wasteland!


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