The Final of Us 2 DLC might have been deliberate, now not in growth
The Final of Us 2 DLC was reportedly within the works, however the mission by no means absolutely materialised in keeping with Bloomberg reporter Jason Schreier.
Talking on the MinnMax Present, Schreier mentioned the tasks that Naughty Canine workers are engaged on whereas they look ahead to the studio’s subsequent main mission to depart pre-production. A few of them are engaged on a multiplayer mission understood to be The Final of Us 2 multiplayer, whereas others have reportedly been moved to assist out with The Final of Us PS5 remake.
In accordance with Schreier, nonetheless, there are at present no plans to broaden on The Final of Us 2. “I consider at one level [Naughty Dog] was interested by DLC, however I do not assume that occurred.” It is not clear what stage of manufacturing the extra content material might have been in, and Schreier does say that the studio “should do one thing,” nevertheless it sounds as if the mission has been shelved, at the least for now.
That is roughly in keeping with what Naughty Canine has stated previously – again in June, co-president Neil Druckmann stated that there have been “no plans” for DLC for the sequel. That stated, it is nonetheless one thing of a shock that the studio can be steering away from additional narrative content material, significantly given the unique recreation’s Left Behind DLC, and the elevated breadth of characters that sequel DLC might draw from.
Schreier himself says that there is loads of alternative for Naughty Canine to alter its thoughts, though nearly a 12 months on from launch the potential window for add-on content material might be closing. Both method, it is value remembering that that is removed from an official announcement, and in lieu of phrase from Naughty Canine or Sony, the success of The Final of Us signifies that something is feasible.
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