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Go west, young fan. In the official trailer, HBO gives another glimpse of its live-action adaptation of the celebrated video game.
Coming your way this 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 hit Twitter. The new HBO original is set on the cable channel and .
The trailer follows a released in September and offers up new glimpses of a world where a terrifyingly realistic fungal brain infection has turned much of the population into aggressive, cannibalistic mutants.
The series follows survivors Joel and 14-year-old Ellie (Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey) as they trek across a postapocalyptic US 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 appearing on the PS4 in 2020.
CNET’s Attila Tomaschek and Sean Keane contributed to this report.