Naughty Dog will turn The Last of Us 2 ‘s multiplayer mode into a standalone game.
According to Tech Radar, Naughty Dog is developing The Last of Us 2 into an official standalone game.
Speaking at Summer Games Fest 2022, Neil Druckmann, co-director of The Last of Us 2 said the multiplayer mode in development has been transformed into a standalone game in response to an ambitious vision. expectations of the development team. After 2 years of work, the studio believes that this mode can exist as an official standalone version of its own.
The upcoming multiplayer game will still be based on the details of The Last of Us and Druckmann says its scale will be similar to any Naughty Dog single-player game. And the game will also have a central storyline of the series.
The new game is currently unnamed and will feature a new cast of characters, plus a city that has never been seen in The Last of Us before. Druckmann says the game’s story will be told in the game’s “unique” way, and that veterans of both Uncharted and The Last of Us are working on the project.
The game’s development has now gone on for two years, and the details are expected to be revealed in 2023.