Amazon’s television series that is based on The Fallout video game is scheduled to start production later this year. Deadline and Variety report that Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Captain Marvel) and Graham Wagner (Silicon Valley) are set to be showrunners for the show; the Fallout Twitter account that is officially registered Fallout Twitter account has retweeted Deadline’s story in exchange for confirmation.
Prime Video will be produced by Prime Video show will be produced by executive producers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy who are the co-creators of Westworld. Bethesda Game Studios’ Todd Howard and Bethesda Softworks’ James Altman are also involved in the role of executive producers. Nolan will direct the initial episode, as per The Deadline and Variety..
The series was first made public on July. ” Fallout is one of the greatest game series of all time,” Joy and Nolan declared in a press release for The Hollywood Reporter at the time. “Each episode of this creative tale has cost us hours that we would have been able to spend with our families and friends. So we’re extremely excited to work along with Todd Howard and the rest of the brilliant lunatics of Bethesda in bringing this huge dark, subversive, and humorous universe to life using Amazon Studios.”
The Fallout video games are post-apocalyptic RPGs that take place in an alternate future, that is influenced by the ’50s-era US post-war images. Bethesda bought franchise’s rights in 2004,, and then released Fallout 3.0 in the year 2008. Fallout 4 was the most popular mainline title, Fallout 4 was released in 2015, and the multiplayer game Fallout 1976 was released in 2018. There are no upcoming Fallout games have been announced, however any future games from the series are likely to only be available on Xbox as well as PC platforms as a result of the Microsoft’s deal to acquire Bethesda.