LOS ANGELES, July 4 — Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan of Westworld are on board to adapt iconic video game franchise Fallout for Amazon Studios via their production company Kilter Films.
The Fallout franchise is set in an alternative future, one where cultural styles and standards remained largely unchanged since the 1940s, ‘50s, and ‘60s while technological advances march ever onwards.
Yet, in a development that appears, to some of us, as much closer to reality than fantasy, dwindling non-renewable resources become the focus of escalating international conflicts.
In the world of Fallout, a two-and-a-half-decade world war is halted only by global nuclear strikes in the year 2077.
Then, nearly 100 years later, survivors begin to emerge from sealed underground bunkers.
The TV series has been on the cards for a couple of years, according to Bethesda Game Studios’s …