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A Last of Us remake has been churning within the rumor mill for a very long time now. Back in January of this 12 months, we noticed stories that it may arrive in 2022. Later stories mentioned it might launch this vacation. The factor was, the game was by no means even formally introduced — there was simply an assumption that it was within the works. That was, till now. We’ve seen the trailer, which leaked from Sony itself.
You can see the trailer your self by following this hyperlink — it’s hosted on PlayStation Direct’s media participant. In truth, a whole game web page was briefly obtainable on the PlayStation Direct web site, though making an attempt to click on on it now will ship you to the house web page. ResetEra person modiz managed to seize some screenshots and necessary data earlier than it was hidden, and you could find all that of their discussion board thread.
It mentions two editions of the game: a regular and a Firefly Edition. You’ll additionally discover that the remake has a brand new title — it’s now referred to as The Last of Us Part I, placing it extra in step with the naming construction of the sequel. Firefly Edition contains The Last of Us Part I base game in a steelbook case, the Left Behind DLC chapter, reprints of The Last of Us: American Dreams comedian sequence with new cowl artwork, and a number of other “early game unlocks.” Both variations launch for PlayStation 5 on Friday, September 2 in accordance with the trailer. It is “also in development for PC,” however no date is given for its launch there. Expect it someday after September 2.
It’s not typically a game leak comes right from the source, nevertheless it’s good to lastly have affirmation about this long-rumored remake. In the meantime, Naughty Dog remains to be engaged on Part II’s Factions multiplayer mode. The studio has promised to “reveal more when it’s ready.”