- 3 Seasons
Outcast is a television show that tells the adventures of a group of interplanetary pioneers desperately searching for a home. Traveling to the newly discovered planed of Carpathia President Richard Tate and a rag tag group he calls his pioneers settle in a town called Forthaven. In one episode, a deadly virus attacks Forthaven killing many and threatening the entire settlement. While at the same time the character Berger uncovers a tantalizing secret and tries to topple Tate's government. The show demonstrates the hard realities involved in building a stable and peaceful civilization while also dealing with the inevitable human condition. Love, lust, pride, envy, and especially greed wages war against the better parts of man, and woman. The show dives hard into the emotional aspects of frontier life. Each character has to learn to deal with his or her feels in their own way, some succeed, but others fail miserably. Those who can't find productive ways to cope turn to more sinister means of release.