‘The Last of Us 2’ Release Date, News & Update: New LGBT Character, Storyline Confirmed? Arriving in 2021 With Virtual Reality Support?

By Maui , Updated Sep 27, 2016 09:15 AM EDT

There are still no official announcements made for "The Last of Us 2" game. Naughty Dog, the game's developer, has been very quiet about it. It has been three years since the first installment of the game was launched. Up untin now, many fans keep on wondering what is causing the delay of "The Last of Us 2."

Some reports say that Naughty Dog still has other priorities; thus, putting "The Last of Us 2" on the shelf again. Naughty Dog might still be working on its other game called "Uncharted 4." Also, there are  reports saying the game might not be launched and Naughty Dog will end its game franchise.

However, according to a report from Digital Spy, "The Last of Us 2" will definitely arrive and there is no way Naughty Dog will put an end to a very successful game franchise. The game sequel is inevitable. As a matter of fact, gaming voice actor Nolan North also confirmed that the game is under development.

According to a report from iTechPost, the game's creative director, Neil Druckmann, has confirmed that the new storyline of "The Last of Us 2" has already been finalized. He added that they are adding an LGBT character who is going to be one of the leading characters in the game. The development team will also be putting more elements in the upcoming game to make sure players will have a one of a kind gaming experience.

"The Last of Us 2" is more likely be launched in 2021. However, the official announcements will be made some time in 2018. Neil Druckmann said that the first franchise of the game took them more than three years to finish, which means making a "The Last of Us 2" is never easy.

There are also rumors saying that "The Last of Us 2" game will have a Virtual Reality support. Players will soon find out what will happen to the characters Ellie and Joel. Stay tuned to GameNGuide to know the latest news and updates for the upcoming "The Last of Us 2" game!

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