The Last of Us 2 is one of the most anticipated games of the year. Fans were very much enthusiastic in order to continue the story of Ellie and Joel and even the leaks couldn’t spoil the hype among the fans. After several years of development, the game is finally out now and is to smash all the records for a PS4 exclusive.
The employees of Naughty Dog put their heart and soul into the game and such a massive good sale will validate all their efforts. The franchise is known for its crunch culture. After the launch of the first game, the fans were very much keen to see The Last of Us 2.
With the launch of The Last of Us 2 it seems that all the efforts that were put into making the game beautifully and a fully-realized world has finally paid off. The early stats of the sales have made the game the fastest-selling PS4 exclusive. However, the exact numbers have not been shared till now, but they are quoted as “1% higher than that of Uncharted 4”, the previous fastest-selling PS4 exclusive. This stat however, doesn’t consist of the digital sales, so considering those facts; it seems that The Last of Us 2 is all set to smash the record of Unchartered 2.
However, there are some critics who have come up with some negative reviews for The Last of Us 2. Therefore, the game has found itself in a courted controversy which claims that the game depicts graphic violence whereas some see it as the real selling point for The Last of Us 2.
It took several years to make The Last of Us 2 and has been delayed few times this year mainly because of the pandemic of corona virus. However, from the sales data it seems that the fans were very much keen to re-enter the world of Ellie and Joel.
The Last of Us 2 is now playable on PS4 exclusively.