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The Final Of Us Half II Is Lastly Getting Its Making-Of Documentary


Elllie is shown sitting with a guitar in her lap.

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Again in 2013, Naughty Canine launched a documentary concerning the making of The Final of Us known as Grounded: Making The Last of Us. It was initially included as a part of the sport’s season go, then later launched on-line. It’s a terrific documentary. Positive, it’s a little bit of a puff piece, nevertheless it’s nonetheless one among my favourite gaming documentaries. After 4 years, The Final of Us Half II is lastly getting an equal, and it’s popping out actual quickly.

Grounded II: Making The Final of Us Half II will launch on YouTube and as a downloadable add-on to The Last of Us Part II Remastered on February 2 at 12 p.m. ET. If you happen to obtain the replace for the sport, you’ll additionally get new skins for Ellie and Abby to make use of throughout the marketing campaign and the brand new roguelike mode No Return.

In accordance with the teaser Naughty Canine releasedearlier this month, Grounded II started filming in 2016, however was deserted simply forward of The Final of Us Half II’s launch in 2020 as a result of covid-19 pandemic. Simply how a lot the documentary will go into the state of the studio throughout growth, which was reportedly in crunch mode to get the sport out the door, stays to be seen. Nevertheless, the subject of crunch does come up within the teaser. So we’ll see subsequent week.

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Additionally talked about within the teaser are the 2020 leaks of a number of scenes from the sport, and funnily sufficient, there’s a Kotaku cameo as a result of there’s a screenshot of tales on the entire deal. This one, particularly. In the end, I’ll watch it, despite the fact that each time I hearken to among the individuals behind The Final of Us discuss it, I really feel like they don’t perceive what makes this sequence particular to individuals.