On the run from Delos security last night, Maeve's daring escape led her, Felix, Hector, and Armistice to an "SW"-emblazoned lab. The fugitives found katana-clashing warriors and lines of lifeless samurai inside. "What is this place?" asked the rogue madam, doing her best impression of Westworld fans. "It's complicated," managed Felix, before a klaxon cut his explanation short.
As Westworld wrapped its first season, the hit HBO show teased several storylines for its next run. Namely: the dawn of robotic consciousness, killer hosts, and, perhaps most exciting, this reveal of a second luxury theme park -- one fans and critics have dubbed Samurai/Shogun World. The "SW" bombshell is the kind that raises big questions for Westworld's distant second season: