On the finish of the primary season, viewers have been dropped at a precipice when Newton’s character, Maeve Millay, realized she was was a robotic and determined to insurgent in opposition to her pre-programmed destiny. She not solely calls for for sure of her persona traits to be modified, she additionally breaks by this “Matrix” altogether, seemingly becoming a member of different “hosts” in a revolt, till she has a change of coronary heart and decides to go search for her daughter as an alternative.
We additionally see that Bernard, Dolores’ trusty mentor and programmer, is himself a robotic. Not solely that, however the robotic additionally bears the likeness of Arnold, the park’s authentic co-founder alongside Robert Ford (Hopkins). Ford, in the meantime, is killed by certainly one of his personal hosts — none aside from Dolores.
Critics have apparently praised season two, which begins with an episode titled “Journey into Night time,” saying the subsequent chapter is definitely extra entertaining than the primary, which frequently appeared to go away viewers hanging, a chief criticism having been that the present was all flash and little substance.