What You Need to Know:
- For many in the gaming realm, The Last of Us is a notable title that many revere as one of the best games ever made, mostly due its incredibly detailed narrative, that's emotionally riveting and thrilling at the same time. The game continues to receive rave reviews from outlets all aroud the world, and so it should come as no surprise that TV powerhouse HBO has decided to turn one of the most successful game franchises of the decade into a TV series.
- Naughty Dog, the masterminds behind the iconic franchise, decided to turn the dream into a reality and are now working on the project alongside HBO. The project will be led by Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin, who is also working on writing the upcoming Borderlands film for fans of the series.
- Mazin will work closely together with Naughty Dog vice president Neil Druckman, who is the co-director and writer for both The Last of Us and The Last of Us 2. He will write and executive-produce the upcoming TV series, according to Hollywood Reporter.
- Additionally, Naughty Dog president Evan Wells will participate in the project also, as the executive producer, alongside long-time HBO producer Carolyn Strauss. This will be the first TV series out of the Sony Interactive Entertainment's film and television group, PlayStation Productions, which will co-produce with Sony Pictures Television.
- As more details surface about this, be sure to keep it locked here on Honey's Anime for updates! For now, show your hype down below in the comments section!
This is the type of news I LOVE to hear!
I'm so down to watch The Last of Us as a TV series! The game was AMAZING!