The Last of Us Part 2 is getting a new announcement at the upcoming State of Play and now we have the actual release date for the game if this retailer leak is true.
The release date for The Last of Us Part 2 was leaked by Swiss Retailer, Softridge, which has listed the game for February 28, 2020.
Here is a description that was posted by the retailer that shows it might be authentic.
Five years later …
A nerve-wracking, shattering and emotional adventure awaits the player – Ellie and Joel return in the sequel to the acclaimed game of Naughty Dog and are once again on an epic journey.
• An intense story driven by strong characters, perfectly orchestrated by the hit studio Naughty Dog
• Outstanding setting
• Unforgettable encounters with enemies through the world class AI system
• Unpredictable single player Story Mode, Hollywood blockbuster style
• Get the latest motion capture the emotions transported even more realistically
The packaging for the special edition and collector’s edition was also leaked but the artwork is not final. It might change in the lead up to the launch.
Given that we already knew there were will different retail editions, this could add more credibility to this rumored release date.
Sony has scheduled a new State of Play event for September 24 which will reveal new information on The Last of Us Part 2. February release date has been hinted by multiple sources including the voice actress for Ellie, Ashley Johnson.