Naughty Dog News


'Tribute to Naughty Dog' show to mark 30 year anniversary

By Robert Workman, Sep 11, 2014 9:05am PDT

The developer of Uncharted and The Last of Us celebrates the art of video games with a special show.


Neill Druckmann: The Last of Us film will be quite different from game

By Robert Workman, Aug 11, 2014 8:00pm PDT

The director talks about some of the changes coming to the movie.


"Though that depends on the game design. If you're not offered a choice (like for example, the ..."

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Shacknews Live: The Last of Us: Remastered

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 31, 2014 12:55pm PDT

Join Sam and the Shacknews video crew as they run through Naughty Dog's restored adventure on PS4.


"Yeah, the idea is to sub people in according to who's available and interested in the topics of ..."

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The Last of Us: Remastered - A PS4/PS3 graphical comparison

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 30, 2014 10:30am PDT

Shacknews compares the new re-release from Naughty Dog to the original PS3 version. (Warning: May contain spoilers for the opening scene.)


"I always find it tough judging how much better games look based on streaming videos. Even the ..."

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The Last of Us multiplayer getting changes on PlayStation 4

By Robert Workman, Jul 22, 2014 11:05am PDT

If you're a fan of the multiplayer mode in The Last of Us on PS3, you'll like several of the enhancements being put into next week's forthcoming PS4 version.


"I'm really excited for this. I'm finally going to do a full playthrough of the campaign on the ..."

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No discount for The Last of Us upgrade

By Steve Watts, Jul 16, 2014 7:55am PDT

Pay $50 like everyone else


"The part about it being blurred is all do with the 4x res and other upgrades. I saw the same ..."

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The Last of Us PlayStation 4 bundle spotted

By Steve Watts, Jun 24, 2014 8:32am PDT

Amazon France appears to have outed a PlayStation 4 bundle that includes The Last of Us Remastered.


"I'm waiting for the GTA V bundle (which hopefully comes), though this is a nice compromise."

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The Last of Us Remastered gets cheaper, refunds coming for pre-orders

By Steve Watts, Jun 23, 2014 8:35am PDT

The Last of Us Remastered received a small price drop over the weekend, and Sony has assured those who pre-ordered that a refund is coming for the difference.


"With Xbox One digital sharing my friend and I alternate buying games so each game is $30 for us."

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Jason Rubin finds new home at Oculus VR

By Robert Workman, Jun 17, 2014 12:40pm PDT

One of gaming's most prominent figures has a new role at Oculus VR.


"Jason Rubin is the man. His 2004 DICE talk is a must watch. ..."

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The Last of Us Remastered comes to PlayStation 4 on July 29

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 9:11pm PDT

Sony has issued a release date for their PlayStation 4 version of The Last of Us. Get ready to re-live the lasting memories all over again when The Last of Us Remastered arrives on July 29, a month later than the initial retail estimate.


"this is the one game that makes me consider buying a console again. I have had every console up ..."

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The Last of Us creative director says porting to PS4 was 'Hell'

By Steve Watts, May 19, 2014 11:45am PDT

The Last of Us creative director Neil Druckmann explains why porting the game from PS3 to PS4 was harder than you might think.


"Not on the main point, which is that developing for PS4 is more similar to X360 than to PS3..."

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The Last of Us dev says Blu-ray capacity is a 'bottleneck'

By Andrew Yoon, May 09, 2014 7:00am PDT

During the tail end of the last generation, it became clear that DVD was no longer go to cut it as a format for games. Many popular Xbox 360 games...


"So you see, bluray was like industry. In that, they were both lost in the woods. And nobody, ..."

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The Last of Us' hardest difficulty will be available on May 5

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 25, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Before the PS4 version of The Last of Us renders your PS3 obsolete, Naughty Dog has one more DLC pack on the way.


"I feel a tad underwhelmed at the dlc for this game. It's easily my favorite game of last year, ..."

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The Last of Us art director leaves Naughty Dog, joins Unfinished Swan dev

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 21, 2014 7:00am PDT

Naughty Dog has lost yet another high-profile employee, following the departures of Uncharted creative director Amy Hennig and Uncharted PS4 director Justin Richmond.


"I feel like the turnover rate in the industry in general has sped up. Part because of studios ..."

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Naughty Dog 'looking into' Last of Us PS4 upgrades

By Steve Watts, Apr 17, 2014 7:00am PDT

The Last of Us: Remastered might get a discount for players of the PS3 original. Naughty Dog says it's looking into such an option and will update once it receives input.


"You could buy a PS4 and a Vita to stream to! Just go crazy with money!"

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