Is the Last of Us Part 2 coming to PC? Sony hasn’t introduced something but, however we’ve sturdy proof that it should occur finally: The Last of Us (Part 1) is coming to PC. Sony by accident leaked the information itself on the PlayStation web site. Whoops!

The Last of Us confirmed for PC

On June 9, an inventory for The Last of Us for PlayStation 5 popped up on the PlayStation web site, full with a trailer for a really good trying remaster of the unique game. It’s due on PlayStation 5 in September… and the trailer ends with a be aware that TLOU can also be in growth for PC.

The Last of Us PC announce

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The Last of US Part 2 is not talked about, however at this level it is solely a matter of time.

Thanks for the catch, Wario64.

A Naughty Dog job publish suggests a PC model of The Last of Us Part 2

The most important proof pointing at The Last of Us Part 2 on PC is that this Naughty Dog job posting. Naughty Dog is on the lookout for a graphics programmer with a “thorough understanding of current GPU architectures,” together with AMD and Nvidia. The fascinating bit there may be the inclusion of Nvidia.

The PS4 and PS5 run on a customized AMD GPU, so it is suspicious to be looking for expertise with {hardware} that has nothing to do with PlayStation. On high of that, the publish asks for expertise with “DirectX12, Vulkan or other modern graphics or compute APIs” and “console or PC programming experience.”

Taken at face worth, it appears like Naughty Dog needs The Last of Us Part 2 to be suitable with a wide range of {hardware}. That merely would not line up with the game being unique to the PS4 and even ported to the PS5.

The Last Of Us Part 2: Ellie and Dina

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A Last of Us Part 2 port traces up with Sony’s plan for the PC

Rumors of PC variations for Sony video games go rather a lot deeper than simply The Last of Us Part 2, particularly as of late. Sony CEO Jim Ryan lately revealed in an interview with GQ that “a whole slate” of PC ports are coming from Sony’s first-party lineup. That’s extremely thrilling information that additionally confirms what we have heard up to now. Media Molecule has spoken on a number of events about its plans to deliver its open-ended creation software, Dreams, to PC sometime. 

In December 2019, Sony itself introduced plans to deliver MLB: The Show to a number of platforms as early as 2021. This could also be a particular deal struck to maintain the MLB license in Sony’s palms, however it exhibits no less than some willingness for the corporate to department out. Death Stranding and Horizon: Zero Dawn additionally each launched on PC in summer season 2020. 

In 2019, Sony lastly caved on crossplay and is now formally supporting the know-how. Today, you’ll be able to play video games like Minecraft, Fortnite, Rocket League, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare collectively throughout the PS4 and PC (together with Xbox and Switch, too). Game streaming subscription service PlayStation Now has an official PC shopper, successfully making the service’s whole library playable on PC.

The Last of Us Part 2 on PC: all of the rumors in a single place

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Predictably, Sony hasn’t commented on the rumor

Sony hasn’t made any official remark concerning the Naughty Dog job posting. That’s enterprise as traditional: the corporate has a historical past of not commenting on rumors. If its actual, we probably will not hear about The Last of Us Part 2 on PC till Sony is nice and prepared. Hopefully, that day is nearer than we expect.