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Naughty Dog May be Working on a Multiplayer Spin-off to The Last of Us

Vergil, 10 June 2021, 14:00

Naughty Dog is looking for employees to co-create an ambitious, multiplayer game that's nothing like the team's previous works. It can be assumed that the devs are working on a multiplayer spin-off to The Last of Us series.

The Last of Us 2 60 FPS Update on PS5 Available

Ender, 19 May 2021, 20:22

Fans of The Last of Us: Part II on PlayStation 5 have just received a free update number 1.08, which enables us to fully employ the console's processing power. For the first time, the patch guarantees stable gameplay at 60 fps.

The Last of Us 3's Plot Outline Ready, Neil Druckmann Reveals

AlexB, 28 April 2021, 20:25

During the Script Apart podcast, Neil Druckmann revealed that he and Halley Gross have already drafted a script for The Last of Us: Part 3, but it's unclear when or if it will ever see the light of day.

The Last of Us 2 Secures Most GotY Awards in History

Agnieszka Adamus, 24 April 2021, 16:47

The Last of Us 2 has collected the most „Game of the Year” awards in history. Naughty Dog's work beat the record held by The Witcher 3.

Ghost of Tsushima, The Last of Us 2 and Hades Among GDC Awards Nominees

AlexB, 21 April 2021, 15:43

The titles nominated for the 21st edition of the prestigious Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced. Ghost of Tsushima, Hades and The Last of Us 2 have a chance to win the most statuettes - six each.

BAFTA 2021 Declares Hades the Game of the Year, The Last of Us: Part II With Audience Award

Ness, 26 March 2021, 09:41

Today, we learned which games received the prestigious British BAFTA awards. The gala was dominated by Hades, which won as many as five awards, including the one for game of the year.

Naughty Dog May be Working on a Live-service Game

Aquma, 10 March 2021, 11:28

A job offer on Naughty Dog's website suggests that the creators of the Uncharted series may be working on a multiplayer title.

The Last of Us: Part II and Ghost of Tsushima Dominate BAFTA 2021 Nominations

Karol Laska , 02 March 2021, 18:19

The nominations for the 2021 BAFTA Games Awards for 2020 have been announced. The greatest number of mentions refers to such hits as Ghost of Tsushima, The Last of Us: Part II or the slightly smaller, but also popular Hades.

The Last of Us 2 With More GotY Titles Than The Witcher 3

Pawel Musiolik, 27 January 2021, 15:00

The Last of Us: Part 2 dethroned The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Naughty Dog's latest PS4-exclusive boasts the most awards in the game of the year category in history.

The Last of Us Devs May be Working on Fantasy Game

Vergil, 21 January 2021, 11:42

Naughty Dog has yet to announce its next project. A clue as to what the award-winning team is working on may come from work published by its senior concept artist. It's safe to assume that the creators of Uncharted and The Last of Us are working on a fantasy game.

The Last of Us 2 With Record Number of NAVGTR Nominations

Entelarmer, 20 January 2021, 21:39

After winning major awards at The Game Awards and the Golden Joystick, The Last of Us: Part II restablishes its dominance. Naughty Dog has received a record number of nominations in the NAVGTR poll.

Best Games, Movies and Series of 2020 According to Metacritic Users

Pawel Musiolik, 09 January 2021, 21:48

Metacritic users have chosen the best games, movies and shows of 2020. There were no surprises in the most important category - The Last of Us: Part II wrecked the competition.

Best Games 2020 on Metacritic; Persona 5 Bests The Last of Us 2

Pawel Musiolik, 08 January 2021, 14:48

Metacritic has prepared a list of the best-rated titles of 2020. Persona 5 Royal takes the first place. Sega's game overtook The Last of Us: Part II and Dragon Quest XI S: Definitive Edition.

Hottest Launches of 2020 on Gamepressure.com

Adrian Werner, 31 December 2020, 11:38

Today we summarize your activity at Gamepressure.com and discuss this year's launches that have stirred the greatest interest among you.

The Last of Us 2 Hailed GotY by PlayStation Blog Readers

Pawel Musiolik, 19 December 2020, 18:05

The Last of Us: Part 2 dominated the next vote for game of the year. This time, it won on the official PlayStation blog.

The Last of Us 2 Wins Game of the Year at The Game Awards 2020

Pawel Musiolik, 11 December 2020, 14:18

The Last of Us 2 dominated The Game Awards. Naughty Dog's game won in 7 categories, winning the statuette for the best title of 2020.

The Last of Us 2 Wins GOTY at Golden Joystick Awards 2020

qjin, 25 November 2020, 14:23

We got to know the winners in this year's Golden Joystick Awards. The biggest winner was Naughty Dog's The Last of Us 2, which received a record six statuettes, including the most important one.

HBO Proceeds With The Last of Us TV Series

Adrian Werner, 21 November 2020, 18:18

We have good news for fans of The Last of Us. HBO decided to order the first season of TV adaptation.

Enigmatic Tweet Teases Multiplayer in The Last of Us 2?

Aquma, 28 September 2020, 13:43

Neil Druckmann, the creaive directo or The Last of Us: Part II, posted an enigmatic tweet, interpreted by fans as a confirmation of the multiplayer mode being in the pipeline.

The Last of Us 2 Will Get Board Game, Figures and Vinyl Soundtrack

Pawel Musiolik, 26 September 2020, 18:58

Naughty Dog celebrates The Last of Us Day. On the occasion of the event a board game based on The Last of Us 2, limited edition figures and a soundtrack on vinyl were announced.

Naughty Dog Renames The Last of Us Celebration Due to Corona

Ender, 22 September 2020, 21:29

Naughty Dog announced that, as per tradition, on September 26 the company will present new announcements related to the The Last of Us franchise. This year's edition of the so-called Outbreak Day will be held under a new name, because developers want to distance themselves from associations with the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Last Of Us 2 if Studio Ghibi Made It

Sodar, 14 September 2020, 15:16

Artist known as Mincho has published on his instagram profile works that depict several scenes from The Last Of Us 2 recreated in anime convention, in the style characteristic of studio Ghibli.

The Last of Us 2 has One of the Highest Completion Rates on PS4

Frozen, 05 September 2020, 19:34

The Last of Us: Part II boasts a higher completion rate than God of War, Marvel's Spider-Man, Ghost of Tsushima and many other hits on PS4.

The Last of Us 2 Breaks Popularity Records in the US

Aquma, 17 August 2020, 10:58

The Last of Us: Part II is the third best earning game in the USA in the history of the PlayStation brand and the third most popular title of 2020. The other big Sony Interactive Entertainment exclusive, Ghost of Tsushima, is also doing great.

Permadeath and Cel-shading in The Last of Us 2; Official Patch Info

Adrian Werner, 12 August 2020, 16:50

Tomorrow, The Last of Us: Part 2 will receive a patch adding a new difficulty mode, permadeath option and new visual filters.

The Last of Us TV Series Will Explore Shocking Thread Cut From the Game

Adrian Werner, 12 August 2020, 15:32

Screenwriter Craig Mazin talked about plans for the TV adaptation of The Last of Us, which he creates for HBO. It turns out that the TV series will include, among other things, a shocking plot thread that was initially supposed to appear in the game, but was eventually abandoned.

The Last of Us 2 Will Get Permadeath and New Brutal Difficulty Level

Entelarmer, 10 August 2020, 22:18

The trophy list The Last of Us: Part II has been expanded by two new items. Their descriptions confirm that soon players will be able to make the game significantly more difficult for themselves.

More Than 2,000 People Worked for the Success of The Last of Us 2

Entelarmer, 27 July 2020, 20:28

The Last of Us: Part II is the result of a real army of developers. According to MobyGames, Naughty Dog¹s latest game was created thanks to the efforts of over 2 thousand people.

Metacritic Claims The Last of Us 2 Didn't Change Website's Review System

Entelarmer, 20 July 2020, 22:02

Metacritic commented on recent changes in the user rating system. It was confirmed how long we have to wait to be able to rate a game. At the same time, it was denied that this was related to any particular game in the vein of The Last of Us: Part II.

The Last of Us 2 Was to Have a Darker Ending

Entelarmer, 16 July 2020, 13:11

Naughty Dog's Neil Druckmann and Halley Gross from commented on the changes in The Last of Us: Part II. The creators revealed that the original ending was darker than the one used in the final version.

The Last of Us 2 - Positive Reviews Outnumber Negative Ones on Metacritic

Froozyy, 15 July 2020, 14:04

Some time ago, the Internet was flooded with negative opinions of players about The Last of Us: Part II. However, since the beginning of July, the average of Metacritic user ratings has been growing steadily, until finally the positive ratings have overtaken the negative ones in terms of numbers.

The Last of Us 2 Guitar Replica for $2300

AlexB, 10 July 2020, 20:56

Two guitars created by Taylor Guitars in collaboration with Naughty Dog have appeared in the official PlayStation gadget shop. Both refer to The Last of Us: Part II. One of them, which is an exact replica of the instrument used by Ellie and Joel in the game, has been priced at $2299.

Metacritic Battles Review Bombing - No User Scores on Launch

Entelarmer, 09 July 2020, 18:05

Metacritic has introduced a restriction on user ratings. From now on, the website does not allow users to issue notes on the day the game is released.

Original Concept of Last of Us 2 Included Open World Locations

Adrian Werner, 06 July 2020, 14:55

Neil Druckmann from Naughty Dog revealed that in the early stages of devlopment The Last of Us: Part 2 was a very different game from the final product. Among the changes introduced was the abandonment of an open world structure.

Death Threats Aimed at Actress Playing Abby in The Last of Us 2

Lazlo, 05 July 2020, 20:44

Laura Bailey, the actress playing Abby in The Last of Us 2, admitted on Twitter that she received numerous threatening messages from players who didn't like the plot of the game and the actions of the character she played.

The Last of Us 2 - Players Rating Score on Metacritic is Slowly Rising

Froozyy, 01 July 2020, 16:28

After a wave of negative opinions about The Last of Us: Part II, which flooded the Internet some time ago, the average of ratings given by Metacritic users is slowly growing. The number of user reviews has already exceeded 100 thousand.

Last of Us 2 Director Responds to Haters: „It's a Price of Sorts”

Aquma, 30 June 2020, 15:26

During a podcast hosted by Reggie Fils-Aimé, the director of The Last of Us: Part II - Neil Druckmann - addressed the issue of Internet hate on the part of some players and how in his opinion criticism exceeds the limits of good taste in some situations.

Last of Us 2 With Great Sales Despite Controversy

Froozyy, 26 June 2020, 21:03

Sony has just boasted of The Last of Us: Part II sales. Just two days after its release the game sold several million copies.

The Last of Us 2 Will Not Get DLCs

Adrian Werner, 26 June 2020, 15:32

Naughty Dog's Neil Druckmann informed that there are no plans to create DLCs for The Last of Us: Part 2. We probably won't get a multiplayer mode either.

The Last of Us 3 - Naughty Dog's Neil Druckmann on Possible Sequel

Froozyy, 24 June 2020, 16:36

In an extensive interview, Neil Druckmann, vice-president of Naughty Dog, talked about the work on the third installment of The Last of Us. According to him, creating this game would be a big challenge and for now he does not know what it could look like.

Producer of HBO's Chernobyl Praises The Last of Us 2

Karol Laska , 23 June 2020, 12:58

Craig Mazin, the screenwriter of the acclaimed HBO series Chernobyl and co-writer of the TV adaptation of TLOU, revealed his positive opinion of The Last of Us Part II. He defines the title as a great narrative achievement.

New Quality in Video Games - Last of Us 2 Dev on Face Animation System

Aquma, 22 June 2020, 14:54

Roger Clark - actor known from Red Dead Redemption 2 - praised facial animations in The Last of Us: Part II. Thanks to a response from one of the devs at Naughty Dog, we learned that the system developed by animator Keith Paciello plays an important role in the final effect. It allows for automatical adjusting of animations to the emotions felt by the characters.

Real-life City of Seattle Compared With The Last of Us 2

Froozyy, 21 June 2020, 16:50

A video appeared on the ElAnalistaDeBits YouTube channel, where the authors compared the city of Seattle in The Last of Us 2 to the reality. The video shows well-known places such as the courthouse or the main library.

The Last of Us 2 Launches

Adrian Werner, 19 June 2020, 12:01

The Last of Us: Part 2, a sequel to Naughty Dog's acclaimed hit and one of the last big PS4 exclusives, has launched to overwhelmingly positive expert reviews.

First Reviews: The Last of Us 2 - Strong Candidate for Game of the Year

Adrian Werner, 12 June 2020, 15:29

First reviews of The Last of Us: Part II have been published. The game delighted almost all editors of industry media and is a strong candidate for the game of the year title.

Naughty Dog - Next Step is The Last of Us 3 or New IP

Ender, 09 June 2020, 21:46

In an extensive coverageon the development process of The Last of Us: Part II, the game's director, Neil Druckmann, did not rule out a third installment of the series. The dev also gave a reason why he decided to develop a direct sequel after the strong and critically acclaimed finale of the first The Last of Us.

Last of Us 2 - First Patch Will Add Photo Mode

Aquma, 09 June 2020, 13:15

According to reports from GearNuke, the first patch for The Last of Us: Part II will add a photo mode and tool for viewing character models to the game. The patch will take up about 4 GB.

The Last of Us 2 on PS4 Pro is „Louder Than the AC”

Entelarmer, 07 June 2020, 21:54

Gene Park from the Washington Park newspaper mentioned The Last of Us Part: II in a Twitter post. The new game from Naughty Dog has increased the noise emitted the journalist's PlayStation 4 Pro so much that the console managed to jam the air conditioner.

The Last of Us 2 - Naughty Dog Accused of Illegal Use of Music

Aquma, 05 June 2020, 11:22

In a Twitter post, singer Lotte Kestner accused Naughty Dog of illegally using her version of True Faith in the trailer of The Last of Us: Part II. The cover contains fragments that are not in the original song.

New Trailer of The Last of Us 2

Ender, 03 June 2020, 18:52

Two weeks before the game's official release, Sony has published a new trailer for The Last of Us 2, in which we will see some dramatic moments from the life of the main character.