‘Fallout’ Star Ella Purnell Shares Her Gaming Experience

The Amazon series ‘Fallout’ boasts of performances that have been acclaimed and positively reviewed. Even as they play characters from a popular video game series, some of the stars of the show like Ella Purnell, who plays Lucy, acknowledge that they are not gamers. Purnell and Walton Goggins, another member of the cast, confess they found it challenging to interact with the Fallout game.

A Non-Gamer’s Attempt at gaming

Ella Purnell, in her chat with Variety, divulged that she had strived to play ‘Fallout’. Being inherently competitive, she expressed frustration in not being very adept at the game, particularly the controls. Purnell did not provide details regarding which version of ‘Fallout’ she attempted to interact with.

The Next-Gen Gamer

Walton Goggins, notorious for his portrayal of fan-favorite character The Ghoul, is another ‘Fallout’ actor who lacks extensive video gaming experience. Goggins stated that his gaming history was practically non-existent and restricted to ‘Galaga’. He said he had to seek the aid of his 13-year-old son to comprehend the intricacies of the ‘Fallout’ universe.

Gleaning Insights From Streaming

Despite their individual relationships with gaming, the actors have tried different methods to familiarize themselves with the world of ‘Fallout’. Aaron Moten, who plays the role of Maximus, a member of the Brotherhood of Steel, utilized Twitch live streams in order to delve into the unusual, violent post-apocalyptic setting of ‘Fallout’.

The Fallout Series On Amazon

Currently, ‘Fallout’ Season 1 is available for streaming on Amazon. The show has drawn attention for its compelling performances, even from its artists who are relatively new to the gaming world underlying the series.

Wrapping Up

Working on a premise drawn from a beloved game series like ‘Fallout’ poses exciting challenges and opportunities for actors of varying levels of gaming experience. For more entertainment updates and reviews, visit HitPlay.

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