The first Maze Runner movie was a real young adult triumph, and now fans who are thirsty for more can have their first delicate sip on the upcoming Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials in the form of the first look pics below.
Along with dishing out some tantalizing images, the team behind [Maze Runner 2: The Scorch Trials](movie:1142567) have also spoken up about how the sequel will differ from the first movie. Producer Wyck Godfrey to Entertainment Weekly that:
The first movie was the mystery of ‘Where are we and what is this place? And can we get out?’ But the second movie is about the repercussions of getting out and the discovery of what the world is actually like
There was also a tiny bit of teasing about the infected humans, know as cranks, who attack the valiant gang on their journey. Director Wes Ball explained that:
We don’t want to call them zombies, but they fit into that category. They’re not undead, but they are rage-filled
Take a look at the first look picture below:
If you haven't read the official synopsis yet, you can read it in full below:
Solving the Maze was supposed to be the end. Thomas was sure that escape from the Maze would mean freedom for him and the Gladers. But WICKED isn’t done yet. Phase Two has just begun. The Scorch. There are no rules. There is no help. You either make it or you die. The Gladers have two weeks to cross through the Scorch—the most burned-out section of the world. And WICKED has made sure to adjust the variables and stack the odds against them. Friendships will be tested. Loyalties will be broken. All bets are off. There are others now. Their survival depends on the Gladers’ destruction—and they’re determined to survive