Ever since seeing the reveal for Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us Part II, everyone’s been wanting to know more about the game and Ellie. Well, here’s what Naughty Dog told us:
- You play as Ellie.
- The story is about hate.
- The Last of Us Part II takes place a few years after the events of the first game. Ellie is now 19 years old.
- Ellie plays different from Joel.
- There will be some things in the game that are evolutions, while other things are reinventions.
- A gameplay reveal is down the road.
- Gustavo Santaolalla, who composed the first game, is composing the sequel.
There’s also some speculation as to what is happening with Joel. He might be dead and Ellie sees him as sort of a ghost or is not capable of overcoming her grief. One thing’s for sure, she is pissed as hell.
Here’s where they discuss all those details and the reveal trailer also plays there