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Go west, young fan. In the official trailer, HBO gives another look at its live-action adaptation of the famous video game.
Available in January. Lucky you.
HBO; screenshot by CNET
fans have another chance to whet their appetite for HBO’s upcoming live-action adaptation of the acclaimed video game. On Saturday, the official trailer for the series was released on Twitter. The New HBO Original Is Set on the cable channel and .
The trailer follows a released in September and offers new insights into a world where a terrifyingly realistic fungal brain infection has turned much of the population into aggressive, cannibalistic mutants.
The series follows 14-year-old survivors Joel and Ellie (Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey) as they journey through a post-apocalyptic United States two decades after the fall of modern civilization.
Developer Naughty Dog’s original PlayStation video game landed on the PS3 in 2013 (and recently got a PS5 remake), with a sequel coming to the PS4 in 2020.
CNET’s Attila Tomaschek and Sean Keane contributed to this report.