On Wednesday, Sony broadcast a State of Play presentation devoted to The Last of Us Part 2 forward of its June 19 launch date. The 20-minute episode went stay on YouTube and Twitch at 4 p.m. EDT, however you possibly can watch the footage right here.
Sony said Naughty Dog vice chairman and The Last of Us Part 2 director Neil Druckmann will “give a special preview” of the sport. Druckmann went over “details of the gameplay experience and story.” That included eight-minutes of uninterrupted gameplay of Ellie doing issues, like swimming and killing individuals. A PlayStation Vita additionally makes an look!
Over the course of the 20 minute episode, Druckmann described a few of The Last of Us Part 2’s story beats, in addition to gameplay particulars — like modifying weapons and using horses.
Naughty Dog’s final trailer was launched in early May; it targeted on Ellie’s revenge plan and showcased a grim, violent world. Ahead of that, nevertheless, clips of The Last of Us Part 2 leaked on-line — allegedly displaying a lot of the sport. Naughty Dog stated it has recognized the leaker, reportedly hackers that gained entry to the sport by a safety vulnerability in different Naughty Dog video games.
The Last of Us Part 2 was initially slated for launch in late May. Naughty Dog’s sport, alongside Sucker Punch’s Ghost of Tsushima, have been each delayed because of the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic.
Update: This put up has been edited to incorporate particulars from Sony’s The Last of Us Part 2 State of Play episode.
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