AMC unveiled a brand new trailer for The Terror: Infamy at San Diego Comedian-Con 2019. Whereas it was initially meant to serve as a restricted sequence primarily based on Dan Simmons’ 2007 novel of the identical identify, The Terror was an sudden hit for the community final 12 months, and has since been transformed into an anthology. The present’s second season will not characteristic any returning forged members or characters from the primary, however it should proceed to discover comparable themes by the lens of a narrative that mixes actual historical past with fictional horror.

Titled The Terror: Infamy, season 2 will observe Chester Nakayama (Derek Mio), a younger Japanese-American man whose neighborhood – within the wake of the Peal Harbor assaults and U.S. becoming a member of WWII – is compelled from their properties in Southern California into internment camps. Finally, Chester comes to appreciate that he and his family members are additional being haunted by a supernatural, shape-shifting creature that threatens all of their lives. Now, some further plot particulars have been dropped at gentle, due to the present’s newest bit of promoting.

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Amidst the whole lot else happening at SDCC this previous weekend, AMC launched a brand new trailer for The Terror: Infamy in connection to the occasion. You may test it out within the area under.

Amongst different issues, the brand new Infamy preview reveals that Chester is attempting to make a dwelling as a photographer when he first discovers {that a} sinister specter isn’t solely after him and his neighborhood, however can observe them irrespective of the place they go. And whereas the season’s previous trailers highlighted the monster’s potential to alter its kind, the SDCC promo focuses in on what occurs when the depraved spirit begins possessing completely different individuals, particularly after Chester and the others are despatched to their internment camp. It is a fairly unsettling setup and speaks effectively to what Infamy creators Max Borenstein (Kong: Cranium Island) and Alexander Woo (True Blood), in addition to Narcos helmsman Josef Kubota Wladyka (who oversaw the primary two episodes), have in retailer for their viewers right here.

General, The Terror: Infamy continues to seem like a worthy continuation of The Terror model, primarily based on the footage that is been launched thus far. Between its historic material – which isn’t solely deserving of extra consideration than it is gotten in popular culture previous, but in addition (sadly) painfully well timed – and the caliber of the forged and manufacturing values, Infamy arguably has the potential to be one of many higher sequence of the 12 months altogether. Failing that, it nonetheless has the makings of a pretty intense, often scary, and possibly even heart-breaking piece of status tv.

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The Terror: Infamy premieres Monday, August 12 on AMC.

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