What is Nightflyers About?
Nightflyers is a science fiction television series based on the 1980 novella of the same name by George R. R. Martin. The show is set in the year 2093 and follows a group of scientists aboard the nightflyer spacecraft on a perilous journey to make contact with an enigmatic alien species. As the scientists delve deeper into the mysteries of the cosmos, they quickly realize that the greatest threats they face are not solely external, but also lie within themselves. These individuals, plagued by their own fears and insecurities, must confront their inner demons and come to terms with their pasts in order to survive the unforgiving reaches of space. Nightflyers offers a gripping narrative that combines elements of psychological horror, supernatural mystery, and classic science fiction, resulting in a captivating exploration of the human condition in extreme circumstances. With its dark atmosphere, intricate storytelling, and rich character development, the series delves into themes of isolation, paranoia, and the fragile nature of humanity, keeping viewers on the edge of their seats with its relentless suspense and chilling twists.
The first episode of Nightflyers aired on December 02, 2018 and the most recent episode to air was on December 13, 2018.