‘The Last Of Us’ Is Being Made in to a TV Series

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Don’t you sometimes think how great it would be if your favorite game somehow came to life?

To see your favorite characters as actual people.

Well, if your a fan of the Playstation game ‘The Last of Us’ then you’re in luck.

The incredibly popular video game is being made into a television adaptation.

Keep reading to find out more about the show…

From Sonic the Hedgehog to Resident Evil.

With the possibility of sequels being an option for some.

And by 2002, the first film adaptation had been released.

With the films becoming the highest-grossing film series based on video games, the fans certainly took to the franchise.

HBO is making an adaptation of the Sony game the ‘The Last of Us’.

Played from a third-person perspective, players are defending against hostile humans and cannibalistic creatures using firearms and weapons.

Following the game plot that sees a young girl called Ellie form a relationship with Joel, a doomsday survivor, to get out of a quarantine zone.

Sounds like a good storyline, doesn’t it!

As they’ve drafted in screenwriter and director Craig Mazin to help deliver the post-apocalyptic adventure.

Mazin is thought to be a huge fan of the game making it the ideal opportunity for him.

Naughty Dog CEO, Evan Wells will be an executive producer with Carolyn Strauss.

The developers shared the tweet, tagging the impressive team.

We’re so psyched to be teaming up with @HBO to create a new The Last of Us series with @Neil_Druckmann and @clmazin at the helm: hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/la”  

It followed with Druckmann who said: “From the first time I sat down to talk with Craig I was equally blown away by his approach to narrative and his love and deep understanding of The Last of Us. “With Chernobyl, Craig and HBO created a tense, harrowing, emotional masterpiece. I couldn’t think of better partners to bring the story of The Last of Us to life as a television show.”

So even if you’re not a fan of The Last of Us, it looks like your favorite video game could be in for a chance of adaptation. Keep scrolling to see what has just been named the best PlayStation 2 game of all time…