Today, Sony issued a statement confirming that The Last of Us Part II and Iron Man VR have been delayed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. There are no new release dates and the games will become available at a later time.
A new report details the insidious crunch culture within Naughty Dog as it tries to finish up The Last of Us Part II before release date on May 29. The studio's crunch culture is no secret, but it's troubling to hear of it again.
Neil Druckmann, creative director of The Last of Us and The Last of Us Part II, has shared the news that the composer of the games, Gustavo Santaolalla, will be involved with the recently announced HBO series.
While PlayStation and Naughty Dog held a press event recently to reveal the release date for The Last of Us Part II, it appears the studio may need more time to finish the game. A new report indicates The Last of Us Part II is being delayed until sometime in Spring 2020.
The Art of The Last of Us Part II is the official art book for the game. It's 192 pages, which means plenty of art of characters, environments and threats in the game. It's being published by Dark Horse and is set to release on March 3, 2020.
In a new video called Inside the Demo, Naughty Dog celebrates Outbreak Day with some commentary on the making of The Last of Us Part II, as well as some new brief clips of gameplay. The Last of Us Part II is set to release on February 21, 2020.
While Factions mode was an overall well-liked portion of the original The Last of Us, it looks like The Last of Us Part II won't include multiplayer of any sort. This comes as a contradiction to previous statements from the game's co-directors.