At the moment’s Summer season Recreation Fest presentation introduced a number of small however necessary particulars coming to The Final of Us universe, together with some particulars about what’s now a standalone multiplayer title set inside the post-apocalyptic setting.
Initially, a multiplayer element was deliberate for inclusion within the launch of The Final of Us Half 2. However earlier than that recreation launched, Naughty Canine opted to chop that portion of the sport and as a substitute give attention to the marketing campaign. On the time, it was additionally clear that the multiplayer expertise was doubtless nonetheless within the works, and was increasing in scope. At the moment’s reveal makes clear that growth has broadened out to be its personal full recreation.
The sport has been within the works for roughly two years as of now. It features a new forged of characters, although most of the instruments these characters are utilizing appear to be just like these we noticed within the marketing campaign of The Final of Us Half 2; the characters wield rifles and Molotov cocktails whilst chaos unfolds on the overgrown streets beneath them.
Naughty Canine’s Neil Druckmann was open in admitting that they might not be sharing intensive particulars on the mission presently, however did share a bit of idea artwork that confirmed survivors overlooking what seems to be the town of San Francisco.
We nonetheless have one thing of a wait earlier than we’ll be capable to play the sport, as Druckmann implied we’d be seeing extra of the mission someday subsequent 12 months in 2023.
Earlier at present, a leak helped verify that The Final of Us Remake is on the way in which, and at present’s Summer season Recreation Fest additionally confirmed that progress is continuous with The Final of Us TV present, starring Bella Ramsey and Pedro Pascal, in addition to information that the sport’s vocal stars, Ashley Johnson and Troy Baker, could be taking up some significant roles within the TV mission.