HBO’s The Last of Us TV series premieres this weekend, and ahead of that, reviews for the show have begun to appear online. What do critics think of the video game adaptation? In short, the show is generating a good amount of praise, including here at GameSpot.
GameSpot’s The Last of Us review scored the series a 9/10. Reviewer Mark Delaney called the first season “faithful, additive, and excellent.”
“It stands proudly as one of the best video game adaptations ever, and a clear signal that PlayStation is right to pursue a future where its already reputable video games are reborn on TV,” Delaney said.