Lowe said each video will feature interviews with members of the Naughty Dog team to discuss design, technology, and many of the ideas that helped shape the game over its six-year long period of development. The first episode, which is available now, is titled “Inside the Story” and dives into the core themes being explored in the story including a look at Ellie and Joel’s life in Jackson County, Wyoming.
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Each episode will be spoiler-free (although the video’s comments and replies on social media are sure to be filled with spoilers so be cautious wading into those), according to Lowe. The first episode dropped dropped today, May 13, and the next episode, “Inside the Gameplay”, will drop on May 20. The third episode, “Inside the Details”, will be released on May 27 and the final episode of the series, “Inside the World”, will be released on June 3.
The Last of Us Part 2 will release 16 days later on Friday, June 19. Read about how the game went gold last week and then read about how hackers exploited an older Naughty Dog game to leak The Last of Us Part 2 details.
Wesley LeBlanc is a freelance news writer and guide maker for IGN. You can follow him on Twitter @LeBlancWes.