Naughty Canine has established itself as a premier recreation growth studio and followers are eagerly awaiting the workforce’s subsequent venture: The Final of Us Half 2. The sport continues the story of Ellie and Joel as they battle to outlive 5 years after the unique recreation and the actors for each characters have wrapped up their movement seize performances.
Vice President of Naughty Canine and Artistic Director Neil Druckmann shared a couple of updates on The Final of Us Half 2’s manufacturing over the previous couple of days, together with the one beneath with Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson. The 2 are the actors for Joel and Ellie, respectively, and, with Druckmann’s tweet, it seems like their performances for the sport are full.
And that’s a wrap on Ellie, Joel, and essentially the most bold cinematic shoot we’ve ever accomplished. Tears have been shed… #TheLastOfUsPartII pic.twitter.com/mRnlP54u4N
— Neil Druckmann (@Neil_Druckmann) April 18, 2019
Johnson put collectively an endearing efficiency as Ellie within the first The Final of Us, nevertheless it looks like she’s about to determine the character as a whole drive of nature if the launched trailers for Half 2 are any indication.
The reveal trailer for the sport options Ellie singing whereas enjoying the guitar and, after Joel enters the house she’s in and passes by our bodies it appears she’s answerable for, she declares that she’s “gonna discover” and “gonna kill each final one among them.” The trailer begins with a shot of the Firefly group’s emblem, so it looks like that’s the place her anger is directed. Within the gameplay demo proven at E3 2018, we additionally get to see the extra harmful Ellie in motion.
Baker established Joel as a heart-broken and chilly survivor who advanced right into a father determine for Ellie over the course of the primary recreation and it’s attainable that his determination on the finish of that recreation has result in this main battle with the Fireflies in The Final of Us Half 2. There’s a mysterious cult within the sequel as nicely, however their motivations and origins are unknown.
The timing of this important milestone in manufacturing ought to bode nicely for any avid gamers that hoped The Final of Us Half 2 would see the sunshine of day earlier than 2019 closed out. Nothing is for sure till the sport goes gold, however knocking out all of the cinematics in April is an efficient signal.