During State of Play, gamers saw the new trailer for The Last of Us 2, which showed a bit of gameplay plot.
What is known
The Last of Us 2 takes place 25 years laterafter the epidemic that destroyed most of humanity. Ally is now 19, she lives in Jackson, where she patrols the neighborhood and helps local people.
Over the years, the girl has become stronger: Now the heroine is able to dodge attacks, climb high ledges and attack in close combat. Ally will be opposed by already familiar people and variations of clickers, as well as dogs. The latter can smell the heroine from afar, attracting the attention of the patrol and giving out the location of the girl.
Among the opponents there will also be a new type of zombie, which the developers nicknamed Shambler. They are big, hardy, trying to get as close to Ally as possible and explode.
The developers also finalized the crafting system. In the adventure, Ellie will learn new recipes for weapon upgrades. According to the developers, with the help of improvements, players will be able to adapt weapons to their playing style. In addition, in The Last of Us 2, gamers will be able to covertly bypass enemies, avoiding skirmishes. For some players, this way will seem the most profitable, because opponents have become even more dangerous.
Recall that The Last of Us 2 will be released on February 21, 2020 exclusively for the PlayStation 4.