The Last of Us TV show | Critical Consensus

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Video games adaptations have long been cursed. For decades, film makers tried adapting successful games IP and rarely came back victorious, for a variety of reasons from blatant disregard of the original material to lack of polish.

But the last few years have been refreshing, bringing quality game adaptations from a variety of sources, from family-friendly films like Sonic and Detective Pikachu, to hit Netflix series The Witcher (though its original material was a book before it became a game, The Witcher is largely acknowledged as a game adaptation).

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