Netflix Cancels Two Horror Series After One Season

The V-Wars series from late 2019 and from October Faction from early 2020 will not be picked up for a second season according to reports.


The recently-released Netflix original series V-Wars or October Faction, both been canceled, according to a report from Variety. The shows had been on the service for more than four months.

Debuting in December 2019, V-Wars was based on the IDW comic series of the same name.The first season consisted of 10 episodes. The Netflix original follows scientist Dr. Luther Swann and his friend Michael Fayne, as they deal with a deadly outbreak that turns people into vampires. As this is happening, a war between humans and vampires breaks out. The series starred Ian Somerhalder and Adrian Holmes.

The series October Faction has been cancelled, after debuting in January 2020. The series follows a couple, Fred and Deloris Allen, that spends their days hunting monsters, and they become members of a secret organization. Starring Tamara Taylor and J.C. MacKenzie, the first season consisted of 10 episodes as well.

This news arrives just as the fantasy-horror series Locke & Key gets the greenlit for a second season.