The Last of Us series allows HBO Max to turn a profit for the first time

The PlayStation and HBO production averages 32 million viewers per episode in the United States and is the HBO Max series in Europe and Latin America.

The platforms of streaming from Warner Bros. Discovery made a profit for the first time, as evidenced by the financial results (goes The player) of the first fiscal quarter of 2023. From the entertainment conglomerate, they point out that the reason is the television series of The last of us Streamed via HBO Max, which will soon be merged with the company’s other service, Discovery+.

The last of us now has a average of nearly 32 million cross-platform viewers per episode in the United States”, can we read in the financial report, where they add that the production of Naughty Dog, HBO and PlayStation Productions is “the most watched series in the history of HBO Max in Europe and Latin America”. The service arrived in Spain in October 2021, four months after arriving in South America.

Warner Bros. Discovery continues to suffer multi-million dollar losses due to the merger between Warner Bros. and Discovery. However, for the first time, the platforms of streaming (HBO Max, HBO and Discovery+) offer benefits. In previous financial results, they announced losses of $227 million, while from the beginning of 2023 to March 31, they generated $50 million.

The success of the production led by Craig Mazin (director of Chernobyl) and Neil Druckmann (director of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, The last of us And The Last of Us Part II) was seen coming from there began streaming January 15while the number of viewers was already in the headlines, and it was certified when the last episode had 8.2 million viewers when it premiered, thus surpassing the dragon housethe most popular series on HBO Max so far.

First illustration of The Last of Us multiplayer.

Will we see the multiplayer of The last of us

As far as video games go, in past Summer Game Fest we saw some early concept art of the title. multiplayer The last of us In which Naughty Dog has been working for years, and which will focus on the cooperative experience. Who knows if in PlayStation Showcase rumor which will be held in May, we will have more information about the game.

Source: Elespanol


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