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Friday, 10 August 2018

Arrowstorm's The Outpost Is Keep On The Borderlands As Serialised Television!



It only just struck me during this trailer that The Outpost, Arrowstorm's big break into global television, which launches on SyFy in the UK this coming Monday, is essentially Keep On The Borderlands, but realised as a serialised show.

Given Arrowstorm's tradition of Dungeons & Dragons-style indie movies, the influence of the legendary adventure module must be there in this show's DNA.
Talon is a survivor. The last of the Blackblood race, she also endured the destruction of her entire village by a gang of brutal missionaries. Years after that life-defining attack, she travels to a lawless fortress along the edge of the civilized world, tracking the individuals who killed her family. As she makes the journey, she discovers that she possesses a mysterious supernatural power that she must now learn to control, not only to save herself but to defend the world against the tyranny of a fanatical religious dictator.

4 comments:

  1. Oh no, I got the dreaded "not available in your country" message. ;P

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    1. Good grief! Sorry about that. That's SyFy UK for you!

      Why do companies still do that in this day and age? It seems so petty - especially given that you could easily Google a version elsewhere that isn't region-locked!

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    2. It does.

      All that aside, I really like the idea of a Keep on the Borderlands-esque tv series.

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    3. So do I. I was always going to watch this because I love Arrowstorm's stuff, but this has me more excited now.

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