Naughty Dog confirm The Last of Us PS4 remaster is on its way.

The Last of Us cover

The gossip is true. We’re getting The Last of Us for PS4 this Summer. In celebration of the news we've got some of the release details.

The circulating rumours for a PS4 port of the highly acclaimed survival horror The Last of Us have been officially verified. Talking on the PlayStation Blog Naughty Dog’s Arne Meyer revealed, “ We have been working night and day at the studio to bring The Last of Us to PS4 . We’re calling it The Last of Us Remastered.”

Among the games that PlayStation gamers may not need  too much persuading to buy twice The Last of Us, which already on the PS3 had some impressive visuals is getting upscaled to full 1080p along with additional graphical tweaks to the character models, textures and lighting effects. Fans of the game's well crafted cinematics and voice parts will also be able to enjoy exclusive commentary from creative director Neil Druckmann and actors Troy Baker and Ashley Johnson, the respective names behind Joel and Elle.

The Last of Us remastered will be bundled along with the following add-on content;

  • Left Behind single player expansion
  • Abandoned Territories multiplayer map pack
  • Reclaimed Territories pack - (full details TBA)

If you get in early and pre-order right away you’ll be gifted the following bonuses:

  • 100 Supply Points (XP) for use in Factions mode
  • Two special bonus skins for Joel and Ellie which will be unlocked after you complete the single player campaign
  • Increased Crafting Speed for use in the Single Player Campaign
  • Increased Healing Speed for use in the Single Player Campaign
  • 9mm Reload Speed Increase Upgrade for use in the Single Player Campaign
  • Rifle Clip Capacity Increase Upgrade for use in the Single Player Campaign

Pre-orders placed ia the PlayStation Store will also receive these bonus unlocks in Factions multiplayer:

  • Early Access to the Brawler Survival Skill in Factions Mode
  • Early Access to additional Loadout Points for use in Factions mode
  • Early Access to the Jeep Cap and Surgical Mask for use in Factions mode

Naughty Dog have given us until Summer 2014 to wait for the release and we’ll be sure to keep you updated on developments are we hear them. We’d love to hear from gamers looking forward to a fully HD The Last of Us. PS3 gamers will this be a title that might just persuade you to splash out on a PS4? PS4 gamers who’ve already played The Last of Us are you keen to buy this game and play through it again on your superior console? Please share your thoughts in the comments below.


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