The game follows the characters from the 2013 blockbuster “Last of Us”, which is a smuggler named Joel and a gay teenager named Ellie. Four years later, they Faced with gangs across the country, militias and other desperate survivors survived. The game is also centered on a popular fungus that occupies people’s brains and destroys their bodies.
Critics praised its detailed visual effects, dubbing and gameplay. Some parts of the internet , Thereby eliminating unexpected twists and turns. However, this has not prevented millions of people from buying and entertaining.
Eric Lempel, senior vice president of global marketing for Sony PlayStation, said in a statement: “The second part of “Our Last Part” represents a large-scale innovation in the gaming field, incorporating great games Gameplay and superb storytelling. “We strive to bring you a unique and engaging experience. ”
Sony achieved financial success with Part 2 of “Last of Us”, the latest example of how popular video games became mainstream in the mid-1990s.Since the pandemic was first discovered in December, the pandemic has infected nearly 10 million people and killed more than 484,000 patients. Governments around the world have ordered millions of people to take refuge at home, with a view to slowing the spread of the virus. When people turn to the construction games “Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Minecraft” around the world, the demon shooting game “Destroy Warrior” and the battle royale game “Fortress Night”, it is both entertainment and profitable Way, which helps to record the sales of video games. .
For Sony, the first week of “The Last Us” Part 2 sold more sales than other popular games made in the past 7 years, including Marvel’s Spider-Man and the adventure game God of War. This was followed by 2013’s “Last Us”, the fastest-selling exclusive game on PlayStation 3, with 3.4 million copies sold in the first three weeks.
Sony stated that the sales statistics of “The Last of Us Part 2” take into account the returned or cancelled reservations.
Naughty Dog, the Sony video game studio that made the game, is known for its intricate stories and dramatic games. The studio also produced some rave reviews of “Uncharted Sea”.
With the launch of “Last of Us”, Sony’s team changed from an adventure type to a survival series. The first game includes regular scenes of brutal combat and bloody death. With the sequel, the company made it tougher. Neil Druckmann, vice president and director of games at Sony’s Naughty Dog Studios, said in a 2018 interview with Variety that his team does not use the word “fun” to describe “our last part” 》Part 2, but I hope you feel the stakes for your role.
He explained: “If we want to tell this story, we have to go there. We have to make you uncomfortable.” I don’t want you to deliberately make these actions. I hope you can feel these moments. “
This inherent gameplay appeared in some comments.
Kallie Plagge wrote in a comment to CNET’s sister site GameSpot: “This is really a tough game.” “Sometimes, the pain you feel is too meaningless to numb you. It’s all messy. And desolate, I am deeply saddened for various reasons, but the more I reflect on it, the more I understand its stories and characters. The core.”
However, this story and its characters shocked some people in every corner of the Internet. They responded to early vulnerabilities about the game, then reviewed it, and then released the game with sulfate, which continues to drive the development of ideasAnd a lot of tweets that were released a week after the game was released.
CNET’s Daniel Van said: “Although some honest players simply don’t like the direction of the story in “The Last Human” Part 2, many people who complain about the game score on Metacritic or tweet on Twitter are Will not be interested in honest evaluation.” Boom explained in his work.
Druckmann of Sony stated in a statement that he will set out to “tell a new story, tell a tricky subject, and challenge you in unexpected ways.”
He added: “It’s unbelievable to hear how this experience resonated with many of you and witnessed the type of discussion that triggered this deliberate discussion.” “Because naughty dogs are here with hundreds of talents The hard work of enthusiastic developers is the second part of our final realization. The greatest glory we can imagine is the same passion reflected by those who play this passion.”
Update, 7:18 pm: Correct the release date of the game.