The story is set in 2033, after a nuclear holocaust devastates Moscow and survivors head under ground. The focus is on a young survivor who is forced to go on a journey that will see him deal with mutants, soldiers of a Fourth Reich and political factions of various metro stations in order to reach above ground.
It's said that the producers are aiming for this to turn into franchise material "in the vein of Mad Max and The Hunger Games."
This project was originally announced in 2012 with Gran Via Productions producing.
Based on the Russian novel by Dmitry Glukhovsky, which was turned into a video game in 2010.