Falling Skies opens in the chaotic aftermath of an alien attack that has left most of the world completely incapacitated. In the six months since the initial invasion, the few survivors have banded together outside major cities to begin the difficult task of fighting back. Each day is a test of survival as citizen soldiers work to protect the people in their care while also engaging in an insurgency campaign against the occupying alien force.
The final standoff brings the Masons, the 2nd Mass, and their new allies into the bowels of an iconic American
location, wrought with new and unpredictable obstacles.
A surprise skitter attack leaves the 2nd Mass without food. In desperation, Maggie, Ben, Pope, and Sara go on a
dangerous mission hoping to find supplies. Along the way, they encounter a family deeply scarred by the Espheni