The Last of Us Remastered
29 July 2014
The Last of Us Remastered is the critically acclaimed action adventure, third person shooter, survival horror video game developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Computer Entertainment. Like Naughty Dog's hugely successful series Uncharted and due to being a subsidiary of Sony Computer Entertainment The Last of Us is only available on Sony PlayStation. The Last of Us was released on PlayStation 3 on the 14th of June 2013 with The Last of Us Remastered getting released for both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 on the 29th of July 2014.
The Last of Us tells the story of Joel, voice by Troy Baker, who is escorting the young teenager Ellie, who is voiced by Ashley Johnson, west across a post apocalyptic United States. All the time battling off zombie like infected and not too friendly survivors. The combat system of The Last of Us involves gunfights, melee combat, and a very critical stealth cover system.
The Last of Us received over 200 "Game of the Year" awards and is considered one of the greatest video games of all time. It was the second largest PlayStation 3 video game launch of 2013. Second only to Grand Theft Auto V. The Last of Us received critical acclaim for its writing, voice acting, level design, sound design, music and art direction. Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson's voice acting helped achieving these awards as did voice actors such as Annie Wersching, Jeffrey Pierce, Merle Dandridge, W. Earl Brown, and Nolan North to name a few.