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From thirsty gods to avaricious raccoons, these were our favorite games in 2020.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | "'Ready when it's done' is not just a phrase, it's something we live by"
Hades, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, and Among Us did get some well-earned love too.
Next up, we might finally start to hear about casting.
Hades is a great choice, Doom Eternal... less so.
Supergiant and Naughty Dog have racked up the nods at this year's Keighley-tastic show.
Geoff Keighley's big year-end show will be broadcast from LA, London, and Tokyo.
"Outbreak Day" isn't a thing anymore, by the by.
There's a special treat in the end credits section.
Craig Mazin says there's an old idea that he and Neil Druckmann "have to do" for the series.
Like if you turned the Graphics dial to the Genesis era.
Survival gets even more difficult.
Just a snapshot of the work that went into the game.
The USG team has come together to talk smack about the trends we can't stand as we look ahead to the PS5 and Xbox Series X.
Imagine putting that on your CV.
"Dammit" might've been a bit odd coming from Ellie by herself, but Hoppus makes it work.
In 1989, a lone developer released the LGBT+ detective game Caper in the Castro.
"Although we welcome critical discussion, we condemn any form of harassment or threats directed towards our team and cast."
This is the second Bobby Fischer reference in as many games.
Ellie's roaring rampage of revenge tops this month's releases.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | What's holding back creators from making the heart-wrenching experiences they've always envisioned?
Analyzing The Last of Us Part 2's controversial ending, and how it brings the original game full circle.
The Last of Us Part 2's stubborn photo mode limits its potential, and ours.
You could say the notion is being left behind.
Naughty Dog's sequel sure is a fully-fledged horror game.
Neil Druckmann is working with HBO's showrunner on an adaptation of The Last of Us.
From The Clover 4 to Scribbling Kids Concept, we take a look at the best fictional punk bands in The Last of Us Part 2.
Shawn Layden thinks the games industry is in for a reckoning in terms of business models.
Neil Druckmann and Halley Gross reveal a different ending.
The acclaimed composer gets digitized.
Neil Druckmann and Halley Gross discuss how the story changed over time.
It's time to talk about Abby.
The Last of Us Part 2's stealth is better than before, but at what cost?
Naughty Dog's latest shot to the top of the UK sales charts, setting records along the way.
There are new infected enemies to contend with in The Last of Us Part 2. Here's every type you'll fight.
For those looking for a heads-up on The Last of Us Part 2's tougher content to watch.
Here's where to find every safe in The Last of Us Part 2 and the safe code for each.
If I ever were to lose you.
The Last of Us Part 2 features a wide range of weapons to find during your playthrough. Here's a full list of them, alongside where to find each one.
Gunfights are pretty tense in The Last of Us Part 2 so you'll want to make sure you're popping out of cover aiming over the correct shoulder. Here's how to switch aiming shoulder.
Training Manuals can be used to upgrade Ellie in The Last of Us Part 2. Here's where to find each one.
The Last of Us Part 2 is full of cool Easter eggs and nods to the first game, as well as PlayStation and Naughty Dog history. Here's all of the Easter eggs we've found so far.
Holsters allow you to switch between weapons faster. Here's where to get the short gun and long gun holsters.
The Last of Us Part 2 is significantly longer than its predecessor, given its unique story structure. Here's a full list of the chapters and how long it will take you to beat.
Naughty Dog's sequel has been called grim and gruesome by many. Is it all too much?
An argument on Twitter throws the difficulty of having a real conversation about The Last of Us Part 2 into sharp relief.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Not everyone loves Naughty Dog's latest, and we're all the better for it.
Naughty Dog's blockbuster isn't the first game to use a snowball fight to great effect.
The Naughty Dog director is still thinking about what might be next.
It also puts another tally in the "sad covers for marketing" column.
The Last of Us 2 features a pretty stellar cast of actors lending their voices and performances. Here's the main voice cast.
Sounds like Naughty Dog's really gone the extra mile with options like text-to-speech.
We could've been in for another Uncharted 4-style hat-tip.
Two very different games, both of which feel perfectly suited for 2020.
Noting that many won't buy a PS5 "for a couple of years," Sony sees a "responsibility" to serve its PS4 base.
A new report says Sony is outlining next-gen compatibility for current devs.
You know there'll be a flood of up-close comparisons once the game launches.
Hey, Ellie, do you know what Vita means?
This may be the last big preview of what Naughty Dog has in store for us.
We'll get a new look at Naughty Dog's sequel.
Out of sight, out of mind.
Fern on the console, fern on the controller, fern on whatever you'd like.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios is a lot to type, so why not make things simpler?
Last of Us Part 2 does feature violence against dogs, but Naughty Dog isn't the one saying that's something to be "excited" about.
There's a long journey ahead for Ellie.
"No matter what you've seen, or heard, or read, nothing compares to playing this thing from beginning to end."
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | The Last of Us Part 2 studio wants to bring the mood down for a moment and have a solemn talk about what really matters.
And they're not affiliated with Sony or Naughty Dog.
There's been a lot of speculation but little confirmation.
If you've seen them, please don't share them.
PlayStation's summer blockbusters set some revised launch dates.
Be warned, there are major spoilers for Naughty Dog's sequel out there.
THIS WEEK IN THE BUSINESS | The global pandemic is hitting every level of the games industry.
All refunds are being issued immediately.
Following its delay, Naughty Dog's Neil Druckmann discusses the state of the game.
With games like Wasteland 3 and The Last of Us Part 2 already delayed, we're just beginning to see the effects of the virus on gaming.
"Logistically, the global crisis is preventing us from providing the launch experience our players deserve."
That's one way to respond.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Naughty Dog's The Last of Us Part 2 struggles highlight some common patterns in how studios foster crunch.
HBO and PlayStation Productions believe in the story of Joel and Ellie.
Two major conferences are seeing their major players stay home.
That's PlayStation's second event cancellation in two days.
The Last of Us Part 2 won't be playable in Boston this year.
Naughty Dog is putting on the "finishing touches."
Metacritic users and PlayStation blog readers are all about giraffes.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Talk of new hardware likely to dominate industry chatter leading up to holiday launches of PS5, Xbox Series X.
From indies to long-awaited sequels, these are our 20 most anticipated games for this new year.
It's an early one, so you might want to set an alarm.
C'mon Sucker Punch, show us Tsushima.
Phil Spencer says putting games on Game Pass doesn't devalue them.
PlayStation Now will still lag behind Sony's first-party rollout.
Sony lost some steam this year, but the PS4 still reached a major milestone.
THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | With The Last of Us Part 2 and Watch Dogs: Legion slipping, the first quarter of 2020 suddenly looks a lot lighter for game releases.
"We simply didn’t have enough time to bring the entire game up to a level of polish we would call Naughty Dog quality."
Reports are indicating the anticipated sequel has been pushed back.
Sony finally talks about the PS5 specs, giving the first official info on the next-gen console. We round-up of all the PS5 release date news and price speculation, plus general PlayStation 5 gossip.
Naughty Dog tells us how it's trying to avoid the performance disparity plaguing some triple-A games on vanilla PS4s.
Sorry Factions fans: The Last of Us Part 2 will not have a multiplayer mode.
The Last of Us Part 2's lead game designer tells us about how AI has been overhauled for both enemies and companions, and more.
This is our guide on The Last of Us 2 release date, Ellie edition, Joel reveal, gameplay, and more.
Naughty Dog wants us all to tune in next week.
There will be some game reveals, though.
SIE CEO Jim Ryan says content is "more important than ever before."
A few studios are clearing up why they won't be in attendance.
Where are they now, E3 2018 edition.
Naughty Dog's latest could get a release date right before E3.
Despite next-gen rumors swirling, Sony is still bringing big games to the PS4.
New job postings suggest Last of Us 2's development is at the beginning of the end.
Director Neil Druckmann teases the end for The Last of Us Part 2.
We have details about the next PlayStation, and it's probably going to cost us.
Ellie is the lead, but someone will join her on her journey.
It's been another crazy E3. Here are our awards for the Best Games of E3 2018, including the Community Pick you all voted on.
I know the game has important things to say about the horrors of the apocalypse. Trust me, I believe you.
Last of Us 2's brutality is supposed to make you think.
A surprise Resident Evil 2 remake, plus gameplay trailers for The Last of Us: Part 2, Death Stranding, and more.
It was nice while it lasted.
Sony's already revealed some of what you can expect to see at its E3 2018 showcase, including more babies lodged in Norman Reedus' throat.
There's more to the trailer than just arms being shattered.
New games and trailers from Sony's surprisingly big Paris games showcase.
Here are the best (or at least the most memorable) trailers from PlayStation Live at Paris Games Week.
The new trailer for Naughty Dog's The Last of Us 2 is five minutes of straight-up violence. And it's not pleasant.
The real walking dead was the friends Ellie and Joel made along the way.