The Last Of Us 2: What's Naughty Dog's sequel about?
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The Last Of Us 2: What's Naughty Dog's sequel about?

Lloyd Coombes
1 May 2020

Here's our (spoiler-free) guide to TLOU 2's narrative setup.

The Last of Us 2 finally launches on June 19, 2020 – meaning we're getting closer to reuniting with Joel and Ellie.

There have been numerous leaks, but we've put together a handy primer to explain the game's narrative setup.

The Last of Us Part 2: What is it about?

After the first game, Ellie and Joel are settled in Jackson. Ellie falls in love with Dina, but something happens that sends the storyline spiralling into a "relentless journey for justice".

Here's the game's PSN information:

Five years later…

After a deadly journey across post-pandemic USA, Ellie and Joel settle down in Wyoming.

Living in a thriving community gives them stability, despite the threat of the Infected and desperate survivors.

When a violent event disrupts the peace, Ellie begins a relentless journey for justice. Hunting those responsible, she’s confronted by devastating physical and emotional repercussions of her actions.

  • Discover an emotional story challenging your notions of right and wrong.
  • Adventure in a beautiful, dangerous world from peaceful mountains to overgrown ruins.
  • Experience action-survival gameplay of tense melee combat, fluid movement and dynamic stealth.

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