The Last of Us Part II – Mechanically Brilliant Gameplay, With a Confused Mess of a Narrative

Note: There will be no spoilers in this post. Mechanically, 'The Last of Us Part II' is brilliant. Its combat system, character animation, sound design, set pieces, level design and use of environmental puzzles are all fantastic. Combat especially, is the best part of the game. It's frantic, brutal and well-thought-out. You have a plethora … Continue reading The Last of Us Part II – Mechanically Brilliant Gameplay, With a Confused Mess of a Narrative

The Last of Us Part II – Hopes and Fears of a Fan

'The Last of Us Part II' is the upcoming sequel to 2013's 'The Last of Us', the latter of which is widely recognized as one of the greatest games ever made. Featuring a brutal yet beautiful story; realistic and nuanced characters; fantastic level design and combat that was intricate and smart, the game more than … Continue reading The Last of Us Part II – Hopes and Fears of a Fan