Upgraded and Enhanced: The Last of Us Part II Remastered for PS5
Naughty Dog has delighted fans by officially announcing The Last of Us Part II Remastered for PlayStation 5. Set to release on January 19th, 2024, this enhanced version of the critically acclaimed game brings exciting new features and experiences to players.
One of the biggest additions to the game is the introduction of the „No Return” mode, a thrilling roguelike survival experience. In this mode, players will step into the shoes of new characters and navigate through randomized encounters, testing their skills and adaptability. Each combat and stealth encounter presents unique twists, adding unexpected factors to keep players on their toes.
Aside from the new roguelike mode, players can also enjoy a guitar-free play option with unlockable instruments, perfect for immersing themselves in the world of The Last of Us Part II. Additionally, the remastered edition offers the opportunity to explore previously incomplete levels that were removed from the original game, accompanied by developer commentary for those cut levels and the main campaign’s cutscenes.
Visual enhancements are also a key aspect of The Last of Us Part II Remastered. The game boasts native 4K output in fidelity mode and 1440p upscaled to 4K in performance mode. Furthermore, for those with TVs that support Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), an option to unlock framerate is available. Loading times have been significantly improved, and players can fully enjoy the immersive capabilities of the DualSense controller, including haptic feedback and adaptive triggers. New features like Descriptive Audio and Speech Vibrations further enhance the gaming experience, adding an extra layer of accessibility and immersion.
Fans of The Last of Us Part I will be thrilled to discover that The Last of Us Part II Remastered also introduces exciting new bonus features. Players can unlock stunning bonus skins for Ellie, Abby, and their weapons, perfect for capturing breathtaking moments in the game’s Photo Mode. With new Photo Mode enhancements, such as dynamic lighting, Frame Forward, Gaze Direction, and a range of new frame and logo options, players can truly unleash their creativity.
The Last of Us Part II Remastered is now available for pre-order. Both the standard edition and The Last of Us Part II Remastered W.L.F. Edition, which includes exclusive merchandise, can be pre-ordered. For players who already own The Last of Us Part II on PS4, a digital upgrade to the Remastered version is available for just $10, allowing them to seamlessly transfer their saved games to the enhanced edition.
Get ready to embark on a gripping and visually stunning journey with The Last of Us Part II Remastered for PS5. Prepare to immerse yourself in the world of survival, friendship, and redemption once again, now elevated to new heights on the PlayStation 5 platform.
- What is The Last of Us Part II Remastered for PlayStation 5?
- When will The Last of Us Part II Remastered be released?
- What is the „No Return” mode?
- What new features and experiences does The Last of Us Part II Remastered offer?
- What are the visual enhancements in The Last of Us Part II Remastered?
- What bonus features are included in The Last of Us Part II Remastered?
- How can I pre-order The Last of Us Part II Remastered?
- Can I upgrade from the PS4 version to the Remastered version?
- Roguelike: A subgenre of role-playing and adventure games characterized by randomly generated levels, permadeath (meaning the game ends if the player character dies), and a focus on replayability.
- Fidelity mode: A display mode in video games that prioritizes graphics quality and visual fidelity.
- Variable Refresh Rate (VRR): A feature that allows a display to synchronize its refresh rate with the output of the graphics card, reducing screen tearing and improving visual smoothness.
- DualSense controller: The controller for the PlayStation 5 console, featuring haptic feedback (precise vibrations and tactile sensations) and adaptive triggers (triggers that can dynamically change resistance).
- Photo Mode: A feature in video games that allows players to capture and edit screenshots within the game.
- W.L.F. Edition: A special edition of The Last of Us Part II Remastered that includes exclusive merchandise.
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