The Last of Us 2: How to jump in Naughty Dog's sequel
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The Last of Us 2: How to jump in Naughty Dog's sequel

Lloyd Coombes
18 June 2020

The Last of Us Part 2 offers a big change – a jump button.

The Last of Us 2 is finally launching in June, and it offers significantly more verticality than its predecessor.

To help with traversal, Ellie is able to jump and mantle. Here's how.

The Last of Us Part 2: How to Jump

It's simple, really - just press the X button. You'll need to sprint and jump to cross longer distances.

Ellie will also be able to crawl and go prone – ideal for hiding in small spaces considering The Last of Us Part 2's continuation of the original's exciting stealth. Just hold circle to get down.

Naughty Dog has confirmed that the added verticality offered the ability to make levels much more open, which should help make each decision feels like it matters more.

Ellie can also use ropes to ascend, descend, and swing from points in the game.

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