Amazon’s TV sequence primarily based on the Fallout video video games is transferring into manufacturing this 12 months. Deadline and Variety report that Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Captain Marvel) and Graham Wagner (Silicon Valley) can be showrunners on the challenge; the official Fallout Twitter account retweeted Deadline’s story by means of affirmation.
The Prime Video present can be executive-produced by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Pleasure, creators of Westworld. Bethesda Sport Studios’ Todd Howard and Bethesda Softworks’ James Altman are additionally on board as government producers. Nolan will direct the primary episode, in accordance with Deadline and Selection.
The present was first introduced in July. “Fallout is one of the greatest game series of all time,” Pleasure and Nolan mentioned in a press release to The Hollywood Reporter again then. “Each chapter of this insanely imaginative story has cost us countless hours we could have spent with family and friends. So we’re incredibly excited to partner with Todd Howard and the rest of the brilliant lunatics at Bethesda to bring this massive, subversive, and darkly funny universe to life with Amazon Studios.”
The Fallout video video games are post-apocalyptic RPGs set in a alternate future impressed by ‘50s-era US post-war imagery. Bethesda acquired the rights to the series in 2004 and released Fallout 3 in 2008. The most recent mainline game, Fallout 4, came out in 2015, while multiplayer spinoff Fallout 76 was released in 2018. No upcoming Fallout titles have been announced, but future games in the series will likely be exclusive to Xbox and PC platforms due to Microsoft’s acquisition of Bethesda.