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The Last of Us: Part II news and interesting facts (3)

Former Employee on the Secret of Naughty Dog's Success

Entelarmer, 13 March 2020, 17:28

Another former employee of Naughty Dog spoke about working conditions in the studio. According to Jonathan Cooper, the company has many talented but inexperienced creators, which causes delays in production and crunch. He also claims that the success of the team is primarily due to Sony funding.

The Last Of Us 2 Devs are Said to be Crunching Hard

Froozyy, 12 March 2020, 23:34

Jason Schreier's latest text reveals that the development of the second installment of The Last of Us was burdened with a considerable crunch among Naughty Dog employees. A similar situation took place during work on previous projects of this studio.

The Last of Us - Filming of the Show Will Start After TLoU2 is Ready

Adrian Werner, 12 March 2020, 12:52

We learned that the production of the TV adaptation of the The Last of Us will only start after the work on The Last of Us: Part II is finished. Moreover, the music for the series will be composed by the creator of the game soundtrack.

The Last of Us TV Series Coming to HBO; Chernobyl Scriptwriter on Board

Vergil, 05 March 2020, 20:02

The Last of Us will be the result of collaboration between HBO, Sony Pictures Television and PlayStation Productions. Neil Druckmann from Naughty Dog and Craig Mazin, known for his well received Chernobyl, will be responsible for its script.

The Last of Us 2 Presentation Cancelled - Sony Resigns From PAX East

Jiker, 20 February 2020, 11:33

Sony resigned from the PAX East event. This means that there will be no special preview of the playable version of The Last of Us 2. The reason for the decision is the fear of the coronavirus.

Free PS4 Theme From The Last of Us 2 and New Figure of Ellie Available

Vergil, 11 February 2020, 22:15

Naughty Dog has released for free a dynamic theme from The Last of Us: Part II, to be used in the menu of the PlayStation 4 console. In addition, the devs give us two wallpapers from this production and encourage us to order the main character's figure created in collaboration with Dark Horse.

The Last of Us 2 Rated M

Aquma, 03 February 2020, 13:12

Naughty Dog's highly-anticipated action-adventure game Last of Us: Part II was awarded the Mature (17+) age rating by the ESRB. There will be violence in the game, as well as, which is new for this developer, nudity and sex scenes.

Watch Footage From the Cancelled The Last of Us Animation

aadamus, 24 January 2020, 21:06

A footage from the animated adaptation of The Last of Us have been uploaded to the web. This short animation was supposed to be a link between the two games of the series. However, Sony decided to abandon the project.

Naughty Dog Looks for People with Knowledge About DX12 and Nvidia's GPU

Aquma, 20 January 2020, 13:46

Naughty Dog is looking for a graphic programmer who has knowledge about DirectX 12 and Vulkan interfaces, as well as graphics cards created by AMD and Nvidia. It is not known what project the person would be working on.

The Last of Us 2 Will Have Numerous References to First Part

Aquma, 16 December 2019, 11:13

Neil Druckmann, Vice-President of Naughty Dog, said on Twitter that The Last of Us: Part II will contain more than a few references to the first part of the cycle.

The Devastated World of The Last of Us 2 on New Concept Arts

AlexB, 22 November 2019, 12:34

New concept graphics from The Last of Us: Part II, the sequel to the popular 2013 action game from Naughty Dog, have appeared online. The title will debut on May 29, 2019 on PlayStation 4 only.

The Launch of The Last of Us 2 Will be Delayed, Says Jason Schreier [Updated]

Vergil, 24 October 2019, 23:32

The Last of Us: Part II is due to debut on February 21, 2020. Kotaku's Jason Schreier claims, however, that the latest work of Naughty Dog studio will suffer a delay - fortunately not a big one.

Impressive Sales Results of The Last of Us and Uncharted 4

Vergil, 14 October 2019, 11:51

On the tenth birthday of Uncharted 2: Among Thieves we learned the impressive sales results of other productions from Naughty Dog. Although The Last of Us is the leader in the scoreboard, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End is nippinh on its heels.

Every Character in The Last of Us 2 Will Have a Beating Heart

Serek, 03 October 2019, 10:54

Naughty Dog has accustomed players to high level of detail in their games. In The Last of Us: Part II, each character will have a beating heart that will affect their behavior.

How Many Fps in The Last of Us 2 on PS4 Pro? Digital Foundry Analysis

Aquma, 01 October 2019, 18:05

On the Digital Foundry channel on YouTube there was a technological analysis of a gameplay fragment from The Last of Us: Part II. Among other things, we learned about the likely resolution and fps in the new production of Naughty Dog.

The Last of Us Part 2 Will be Naughty Dog's Longest Game

aadamus, 30 September 2019, 22:29

Naughty Dog has ambitious plans for The Last of Us Part 2. According to the creators, we will need much more time to complete the title than in the case of other titles from the studio.

Here are Characters of The Last of Us Part 2 as LEGO Figures

Serek, 30 September 2019, 14:40

Adam J. Middleton, a conceptual artist from Weta Workshop, has created graphics presenting the characters from The Last of Us: Part II in LEGO version. The fans would give a lot to make this vision come true.

The Last of Us 2 - Devs are Taking Good Care of Companion AI

Serek, 29 September 2019, 18:27

One of the creators from Naughty Dog revealed that the team is working to improve the artificial intelligence of player companions in The Last of Us: Part II. No more buddies who were like air to our enemies.

The Last of Us 2 Gameplay Fragments with Dev Commentary

Aquma, 27 September 2019, 14:08

Sony has published a material in which developers from Naughty Dog talk about their work on The Last of Us: Part II. The video has a hefty amount of gameplay fragments.

The Last of Us 2 Without Multiplayer; New Info and Impressions

Froozyy, 26 September 2019, 23:25

A closed show of The Last of Us: Part II took place today, where it was revealed that there will be no multiplayer mode in the game. A playable demo has also shown some new mechanics and enemies that Ellie will encounter.

All the Editions of The Last of Us 2; Pre-orders Go Live

Vergil, 25 September 2019, 00:14

We have learned the content of the collector's editions and other releases of The Last of Us: Part II; their prices should be revealed soon. In addition, it has been revealed what bonuses will be waiting for those who decide to pre-order the title.

Last of Us Part 2 Gets Release Date and Atmospheric Trailer

Vergil, 24 September 2019, 22:31

Sony Interactive Entertainment has finally shared the release date of The Last of Us Part 2, and we've also seen an atmospheric trailer, showing mutated opponents and Joel.

News on The Last of Us Part 2? Sony Prepares new State of Play

Vergil, 19 September 2019, 19:33

Next week there will be another stream of the State of Play series. There is much to suggest that this time Sony Interactive Entertainment and Naughty Dog will reveal their hidden cards associated with The Last of Us: Part II.

The Last of Us: Part 2 - New Info Coming at the End of the Month

AlexB, 10 September 2019, 11:36

Geoff Keighley announced on Twitter that on September 24, there will be a media presentation of The Last of Us: Part 2. Most likely, a new gameplay of the title will be shown during this event, which could previously be seen by the participants of GME 2019.

The Last of Us 2 Will Probably Launch in February 2020

Aquma, 05 July 2019, 15:47

User ZhugeEX from the ResetEra forum, a.k.a. Daniel Ahmad, senior analyst at Niko Investors, revealed that The Last of Us: Part II from Naughty Dog will be released in February next year. The information has not yet been confirmed, but is in line with previous reports. The game is to receive four editions: Standard, Special, Collector's and Ellie.