Have you ever thought about what happened to the world if electricity vanished from our lives? Computers, mobiles, and all household essentials will stop working. Railways and airways will collapse. We will go back to earlier times where our ancestors used to lit candles after the sunset. Well, NBC’s Revolution will give you the feel.
Those who are unaware, Revolution is a sci-fi, mystery drama series of America. It is created by Eric Kripke and produced by Athena Wickham Robert M. Williams Jr.Trey Callaway. The series follows the story of dystopian in the near future where people are suffering due to blackout. It revolves around a nuclear Matheson family who survived the backout.
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The series first hit the screen on September 17, 2012, on NBC at 10 p.m. The first season ran for 20 episodes that concluded on June 3, 2013. Season 1 had gained the attention of over 10 million viewers and was a superhit. Soon after the end of season 1, NBC renewed the series for the sequel.
The second season premiered on September 25, 2013, but this time on Wednesday and at 8:00 p.m. Season 2 ran for 22 episodes that concluded on May 21, 2014.
Fans wanted the third season soon after season 2 concluded. However, socking to the fans, NBC canceled season 3.
Why NBC Canceled Revolution Season 3?
Though the beginning of season 1 gained the love of almost 12 million viewers, its end was not the same. As season 1 progress, viewership started declining. When season 2 arrived, it only engaged less than 5 million viewers. The change in the shows’ schedule is one of the reasons. Initially, the show premiered on Monday at 10:00 p.m but later shifted to Wednesday at 8:00 p.m.
Will Revolution Return for Season 3?
When NBC dropped the news of the cancellation of the series on fans, they get very disappointed. It left the fans to their imagination what could happen next. Fans started demanding the third installment. However, NBC did not comply with the demand of the fans. But to answer the unanswered questions of season 2, the showrunners released a comic book series consisted of 4 parts in May 2015. Check out its exciting cover page.
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Nevertheless, the fans were not satisfied with the comic book and moved the petition in 2018 to revive the series. More than 1 lakhs fans have signed the petition so far and still more signatures are coming on the petition.
Well, as of now no network or streaming platform has paid heed to the voice of fans. Given the immense demand for the series, we hope that some platforms will soon renew the series.
Let’s see what will Revolution season 3 like if ever made.
The Cast of Revolution Season 3? Who Will We See in It?
If Revolution returns for season 3, the following characters will return for season 3-
- Miles Matheson played by Billy Burke
- Charlotte “Charlie” Matheson played by Tracy Spiridakos
- Rachel (née Porter) Matheson as Elizabeth Mitchell
- Aaron Pittman played by Zak Orth
- Major Tom Neville played by Giancarlo Esposito
- Jason Neville/Nate Walker played by J. D. Pardo
- President/General Sebastian “Bas” Monroe played by David Lyons
- Dr. Gene Porter played by Stephen Collins
- Grace Beaumont played by Maria Howell
- Ben Matheson played by Tim Guinee
The Plot of Revolution. What to Expect From Season 3?
The series takes us back to the future where people are adjusting to a situation that happed due to 15 years ago blackout. The blackout happened due to the electric cut. Everything started collapsing with the power cut. And that event was called a blackout. While adjusting to the new world without electricity, numerous people died. However, some have survived.
The series started with such survived family, The Matheson family. It consisted of Ben and his two grown-up children, a daughter named Charlie and a son Danny. They all lived in a village near Chicago. He had a pendant which was the reason for the blackout and could reverse the effect of the same. Some infamous people killed Ben and kidnapped her daughter to get the pendant. However, it was saved by his sons and others who were his friends. Later, the secret of the pendant was revealed. Now you have to watch the series to get to know about the future of the pendant.
Season 3, if ever made, will depict the story of the comic book released in May 2015 to answer the unanswered question from season 1 and season 2.
So stay tuned for further updates.
Is There Any Trailer Available for Revolution Season 3?
No, there is no trailer available for Revolution season 3 so far. And the series has been so renewed yet, so the arrival of the trailer is far. Watch the exciting fan-made trailer till then.
What Is the Rating of the Revolution Series?
Revolution received mixed reviews and got an average rating on almost all platforms.
IMDB rating– 6.7 out of 10
Metacritic– Critics gave generally positive reviews, and therefore, it scored 64 out of 100.
Rotten Tomatoes– It got an approval rating of 78% and an average rating of 7.8/10
Where to Watch the Revolution Series?
It is NBC series, and you can watch it on Amazon Prime Video. It is also streaming on various other platforms like Netflix, Hulu, and Vudu.
Final verdict- The series is quite good to watch. If you like to watch the Post-apocalyptic series, it is a great show to watch. The store is engaging and the performance of the actors is brilliant. Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, and Giancarlo Esposito are also nominated for their performance in the 2013 Saturn Awards. The series is also nominated for
several prestigious awards and won Best Network Television Series in the 2013 Saturn Awards.
Well, if you want to ask any other question regarding Revolution, you are most welcome in the comment section.