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on: July 02, 2020, 02:47:38 PM


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Reply #1 on: July 02, 2020, 03:36:44 PM

Nope.

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Reply #2 on: July 02, 2020, 06:37:16 PM

Nope.

Big yes from me, the setting is great and should work in a TV format.

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Reply #3 on: July 02, 2020, 10:27:10 PM

Yeah, it really could work, but I'll still keep my expectations low.  The games are pretty episodic already.  I'd love to see them go the Fargo route and make each season about a different survivor/time period/vault.

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Reply #4 on: July 03, 2020, 02:07:24 AM

Any connection with that Fallout Nuka Break webseries?
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Reply #5 on: July 03, 2020, 09:05:49 AM

Yeah, it really could work, but I'll still keep my expectations low.  The games are pretty episodic already.  I'd love to see them go the Fargo route and make each season about a different survivor/time period/vault.
I agree. I highly doubt it will be good, so I'm not going to watch it until there's a whole season that doesn't suck available.

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Reply #6 on: July 03, 2020, 09:46:46 AM

The basic arc of "leave the Vault, discover what the world's really like, end up in a ramshackle town that the Wanderer defends/helps" probably works well enough. Gonna have to figure out how to get the mix of humor and grimness right--this won't work at all if it's a standard totally grimdark post-apocalypse.
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Reply #7 on: July 03, 2020, 02:55:25 PM

Whatever problems it had, Firefly would be the perfect tone for a Fallout series with a light smattering of audience nods. I'm not sure how you get bottle caps as currency without it looking kind of dumb though.

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Reply #8 on: July 03, 2020, 03:35:37 PM

Firefly had no problems, fight me.

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Reply #9 on: July 03, 2020, 03:45:43 PM

Nah you are right. It's FOX that ran the episodes out of order.
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Reply #10 on: July 07, 2020, 05:39:53 AM

Firefly had no problems, fight me.

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Reply #11 on: July 07, 2020, 08:23:19 AM

I remember not liking it the first time I saw it because I'd been so irritated with Space: Above and Beyond about six years earlier, which was just a lazy attempt to do a World War II series that was made to seem fresh just by making it space and aliens. So the first episode of Firefly I saw I was like "if you wanna do a Western, just do a Western, don't gussy it up with laser pistols".

Then I gave it another chance and I was like "oh wait, this is actually good, never mind".
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Reply #12 on: July 07, 2020, 11:33:26 AM

I remember not liking it the first time I saw it because I'd been so irritated with Space: Above and Beyond about six years earlier, which was just a lazy attempt to do a World War II series that was made to seem fresh just by making it space and aliens. So the first episode of Firefly I saw I was like "if you wanna do a Western, just do a Western, don't gussy it up with laser pistols".

Then I gave it another chance and I was like "oh wait, this is actually good, never mind".


I adore Space Above and Beyond. It's another series screwed by Fox sadly.

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