Today marks the discharge of a brand new trailer for HBO Max’s upcoming sci-fi sequence Raised by Wolves, produced and initially directed by Ridley Scott, who additionally directed Alien and The Martian.
Compared to the preliminary trailer that landed lately, this one fleshes the world out a bit extra by introducing extra characters and extra totally explaining the central battle within the sequence.
Here’s a fast recap of what we all know in regards to the sequence up to now: it principally stars a feminine, probably part-biological android named Mother, who has left behind some disaster on humanity’s residence planet to journey to a brand new one. There, she raises a bunch of youngsters who would be the seed for a brand new human civilization that avoids the errors that purportedly destroyed civilization as we all know it. But in the midst of elevating them, it turns into clear that the younger people are prone to the identical tendencies that Mother claims have been humanity’s undoing.
The first two episodes will probably be directed by Ridley Scott, who has a historical past of manufacturing grandiose, high-concept, philosophical sci-fi (see: Prometheus and Alien Covenant) in addition to treatises on non secular tribalism (like in Kingdom of Heaven).
Below: Screenshots from the brand new trailer.
In this trailer, we be taught that Mother is joined by one other android named Father however that they seem to disagree on some key issues. Additionally, it fleshes out the arrival of the sequence’ obvious villain (we’ll see if he actually is, in the long run), performed by Travis Fimmel of Vikings and Warcraft fame. Fimmel arrives with a bunch of human troopers wearing crusader-like spacesuits, they usually have come to reclaim the youngsters for the remainder of humanity.
Violent battle, philosophical musings, and character improvement absolutely comply with, because the trailer suggests. Raised by Wolves is ready to premiere on HBO Max this September 3.
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