In case you’ve been beneath a rock for the previous couple of months, HBO simply launched the pilot episode of The Final of Us present to HBO Max. Not solely has been warmly obtained, however it additionally was a fairly large deal.
The sequence marked the second-largest debut, solely lagging behind final 12 months’s Home of Dragons. Per Deadline, the present managed to rake in a hefty 4.7 million views throughout the channel and HBO Max.
The information was music to the ears of HBO executives like Casey Bloys, who was “thrilled” that followers of the present and of the sport tuned in to expertise the story. He additionally congratulated sequence creators Craig Mazin and Neil Druckmann, who adopted swimsuit with their very own joint assertion. The duo are “overjoyed” to see each new and outdated followers flocking to The Final of Us present alongside the early success of it.
The HBO sequence was extremely anticipated with folks excited to see life earlier than the an infection and the opposite small change they made to keep away from solid having to put on fuel masks.
The sequence premiered on HBO and HBO Max on Sunday and can air the subsequent episode on January 22.
Druckmann And Mazin’s Assertion On The Final Of Us Present
“Our focus was merely to make the very best adaptation of this beloved story for as massive an viewers as we may. We’re overjoyed to see what number of followers, each outdated and new, have welcomed The Final of Us into their houses and their hearts.”