Left Behind: DLC review

Left Behind: DLC review

Feb 17, 2014

Format: PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: Naughty Dog Players: 1 Site: http://thelastofus.eu.playstation.com/en_GB/lastofus The Last of Us has a very carefully constructed story, often effective because of what it doesn’t explicitly say rather than what it does. It shouldn’t perhaps come as a surprise...

The Last of Us: multiplayer review

The Last of Us: multiplayer review

Jun 20, 2013

Format: PS3 Unleashed: June 14th Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: Naughty Dog Players: 8 Site: http://www.thelastofus.com/ It should be clear to all and, indeed, sundry now that The Last of Us is well worth purchasing for the story mode alone. As promised however, we now bring to you our evaluation of the online portion; as it was...

The Last of Us: singleplayer review

The Last of Us: singleplayer review

Jun 13, 2013

Format: PS3 Unleashed: June 14th Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: Naughty Dog Players: 1 Site: http://www.thelastofus.com/ Editor’s note: This review only covers the main, singleplayer element of The Last of Us, as it was almost impossible to find an online game the week before release. The multiplayer aspect will be reviewed some...

The Last of Us: hands-on preview

The Last of Us: hands-on preview

May 17, 2013

It may be a third person action game with melee combat, cover and guns, but Naughty Dog has ensured that The Last of Us is no lazily-filled Uncharted template. In fact, if Drake’s adventures are a mixture of Tomb Raider and a Donald P. Bellisario reimagining of Indiana Jones, then The Last of Us is a mixture of The Walking Dead and… more of The Walking...

E3 2012: Breaking Dreams and Limbs

E3 2012: Breaking Dreams and Limbs

Jun 14, 2012

When the first day of E3 press conferences disappeared into the burning horizon of flashing lights and loud noises, I wandered around the aftermath’s rubble with a slightly queasy feeling in the pit of my stomach. Although I was sitting comfortably at home through the magic of the internet, it managed to make a lasting impression all the same. Not really...