HBO’s the Last of Us TV Series Will Return in 2025 With a Second Season, It’s Claimed

Published 09/01/2023, 2:23 PM EDT

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Naughty Dog‘s popular video game franchise The Last of Us is equally popular on the OTT platform. Directed by Craig Mazin, The Last of Us series on HBO originals received immense love from fans for sticking to the theme and aesthetics of the original video game.

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Following the success of season one, fans were eagerly waiting for the sequel of The Last of Us. However, due to the strike of The Writers’ Guild of America, the team had to postpone their work for quite some time. However, recently a credible source brought exclusive information for The Last of Us fans revealing some leaks about its release.

The Last of Us season 2 will probably release in 2025, hints source

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The big screen adaptation of The Last of Us has already received many positive critical acclamations from fans, specifically in the genre of post-apocalyptic drama. Pedro Pascal’s impressive acting as Joel and Bella Ramsey’s critical portrayal of Ellie stole fans’ hearts.

This series received so much love that on the day of its premiere, 4.7 million audiences tuned in to watch the Last of Us season one on HBO Originals. Certainly, fans were eagerly waiting for its second season. And now a credible source has revealed that the second season will probably be aired on HBO’s OTT platform in 2025.

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Previously writer and director Craig Mazin shared his frustration with the followers regarding the strike, which stopped the further progress of season 2. However, this brilliant writer also confirmed that he shares his solidarity with the protesters. He further said as soon as the strike ends, the team will get back to its work. Following this accidental delay in production, fans also expected a delay in season 2’s release.

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Director and writer Craig Mazin previously in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter revealed that the upcoming season 2 will be bigger than The Last of Us season one. Not only that, but HBO might surprise fans this time with an extensive improvisation in budget. Rumors also speculated that Abigail Anderson will play the character of Abby.

In fact, Ellie and Abby‘s connection will be portrayed through the circle of violence. Furthermore, Mazin confirmed that there will be more than two seasons in The Last of Us. Although the director has remained tight-lipped about any further details, fans are already over the moon hearing the preparations for season 2.

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While everybody is eagerly waiting for the launch of season 2, the debut season of The Last of Us is available on the OTT platform of HBO Originals. So, if you are a fan of the video game, do not forget to tune into HBO originals and watch this post-apocalyptic action-adventure series.

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Upasana Banerjee

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Upasana Banerjee is a writer whose passion for gaming has become one of the fueling forces of her writing. With her passion for Esports, she effortlessly tries to combine her gaming expertise with her storytelling. She tries to inform the readers and at the same time tries to transport her readers to the realm of their favorite games.
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