Fallout is heading to Amazon. Bethesda Softworks used its official Fallout Twitter account today to tease an upcoming Fallout television project. Hollywood news blog Deadline confirmed the main points. Bethesda has since posted a blog post that reiterates the details. Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, the creators of HBO’s Westworld, are producing Fallout as an Amazon Original. The social media put up got here with a brief video that features Fallout’s signature retro-CRT TV units and old-timey musical tunes. You can watch it proper right here:
— Fallout (@Fallout) July 2, 2020
In addition to the “Amazon Original” and “Bethesda Game Studios” title playing cards, the video additionally lists Kilter Films. This is Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy’s manufacturing firm, which created Westworld for HBO. And the concept is to adapt the Fallout video games for a present that Amazon will add to its Prime Video service. Fallout recreation director Todd Howard can be onboard as an government producer alongside Bethesda’s James Altman, and Kilter Films’ Athena Wickham.
While the present isn’t capturing but, Kilter and Bethesda say the objective is to faithfully convey the video games to life. Fallout is about an alternate timeline the place the United States embraced nuclear know-how to the purpose that you just discover reactors in properties and family home equipment. But following a nuclear assault, humanity hides in bunkers after which emerges right into a lawless wasteland. The recreation additionally has the potential for Nolan-style thriller because of narrative parts just like the VaultTec firm that ran scientific checks on the many individuals hiding in its shelters.
Fallout the TV sequence doesn’t have a launch date.