The universe is expanding and even before you realize The Expanse season 5 release dates are here
- The Expanse Season 5 release dates
- Spoiler alert! What happened on The Expanse season 4 finale?
- Plot prediction of The Expanse season 5
Set in the future where humanity has colonized the Solar System, The Expanse, unlike other Sci-Fi series has adulterated the whole universe with earthly politics but trust us, the recipe is incredible.
The Expanse season 5 release dates
Season 4 premiered on December 12, 2019, and like prior seasons didn’t fail to miss a beat with characterization and narration. Amazon Prime made the best move when Syfy network cancelled the series after season 3 and brought The Expanse under their ever-expanding universe.
The platform renewed the series for 5th outing even before the premiere of season 4 which showed their immense faith in quality content.
No official announcement has been made on the release dates of The Expanse season 5 but according to various reports, the filming has begun way back in October 2019. The excited cast of Expanse has been constantly posting from the sets. We can safely predict that Rocinante folks will be back much sooner, most probably by December 2020.
Spoiler alert! What happened on The Expanse season 4 finale?
After season 3’s venture into Venus, 4th season opens gates for other habitable worlds. Earth begins to make huge investments on new earth-like objects of the outer world. Meanwhile, on Mars, the residents ignore their home for better avenues in the outer world. Initial efforts to enhance life and specifically terraforming Mars loses sheen.
Show-runner Naren Shankar has told Entertainment Weekly that season 4 connected events from Book 4 and Book 5. Season 4 sees the early introduction of the villain from book 5, Marco Inaros. Naomi’s former lover and father of Filip, Marco has already claimed his first victim in Ashford. His plan to wreak havoc on Earth is revealed when he launches invisible asteroid to earth using stolen Martian clocking technology. The Expanse season 5 will pick from there.
Plot prediction of The Expanse season 5?
Taking cues from Book 5- Nemesis Games, season 5 will this time go deeper into the lead characters’ personal lives. Naomi’s past has already entered the scene. Alex will visit his wife on Mars and Amos is back on Earth. Holden and crew will try to prevent the upcoming chaos unleashed by Marco’s Free Navy. We can already sense the fragile bonds forged in season 3 breaking apart.
As mentioned by show-maker, Naren, even if you have read the book The Expanse season 5 will leave you on a cliff-hanger again. So keep your dates safe for yet another but unprecedented interplanetary voyage.