The second season of The Last of Us on HBO will explore a mystery with the infected that was not present in the game

There is no doubt that the HBO’s The Last of Us series It is still on everyone’s lips. After publishing the last episode of the first season last Sunday (Monday in Spain), the story of Joel and Ellie on the small screen broke viewer records both in USA like in our country. In this way, there are not a few who hope to know more about the second season and, although we still do not have great details about it, we can already get an idea of ​​some of the issues that it will address.

And it is that the creators want to explore one of the most commented aspects among the spectators who already lived the adventure of Naughty Dog through the original game. If you haven’t seen the series yet, we recommend you save this news for another time, as it could ruin part of your experience with the HBO production.

If you are one of the thousands of users who have played The Last of Us before seeing HBO’s initiative, it is very likely that you have been surprised by a new feature in the infected: they share a kind of hive mind, which can hinder the survival of all people who have given the disease the slip. This has already caused problems in the first season, but Craig Mazin, co-creator of the series, ensures that the next chapters will address this mystery in depth.

“Something that I think we’ll explore further in the next season. I think this first time around, we were learning a lot about how to create the infected and how to televise them in a way that was exciting and didn’t seem silly or weird or contrived,” Mazin explains. in it The Last of Us podcast from HBO. “I think we realized that. I think in the next season, the interconnectivity of them, and the risk of stepping on the wrong thingthose things are going to advance more, sure”.

What do we know about season 2 of The Last of Us on HBO?

It is clear that these statements will excite any fan who wants to know more about the infected of The Last of Us, since many players consider that They have rarely appeared on screen.. In this way, we will be attentive to the publications of those responsible for the project in case they decide to share a release date for the next chapters. Regarding the content, we know that the second season will cover part of the events of The Last of Us: Part 2but some of them will be covered in future episodes.

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