• The Last of Us Showrunner Explains Why HBO Series Has Less Violence

    6 days ago - By PlayStation LifeStyle

    Craig Mazin, one of The Last of Us showrunners alongside Neil Druckmann, has revealed why the HBO series feels less violent and has fewer action sequences than the game. In a PlayStation blog, Mazin explains why they decided to stray away from the abundance of fights against the various infected in the original game.
    Violence and action were toned down for realism
    The main reason why violence was toned down in the HBO show is due to having a realistic approach to healing, according to Mazin in a PlayStation blog :
    The other issue with the show where we had to do things differently than the...
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  • Season 2 of Pokemon Ultimate Journeys arriving in February

    6 days ago - By My Nintendo News

    Today, The Pokémon Company International announced that a new batch of episodes of Pokémon Ultimate Journeys: The Series will premiere on Netflix in the US on 24th February. The season will conclude Ash and his Pikachu's 25-season journey in the current Pokémon animated series. Additional episodes, including a special collection sending off Ash Ketchum, will...
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  • The Last Of Us Episode 2 Broke A Massive Record For HBO

    The Last Of Us Episode 2 Broke A Massive Record For HBO

    6 days ago - By Game Informer

    Last week, The Last of Us' premiere scored HBO's second largest debut for an original series since 2010. And now, Episode 2 of The Last of Us , "Infected," has broken another HBO record.
    "Infected" brought in 5.7 million viewers across HBO and HBO Max streams, marking a 22% increase over last week's 4.7-million premiere. That increase is the largest audience increase from a first episode to a second episode for an original drama series on HBO in the network's history, as first reported by Variety. HBO calls it the "largest week 2 audience growth for an HBO Original drama series in the...
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