The Last of Us Part 2 Rumor: Contrary to a stubborn rumour, those responsible for the exposure of the gameplay and the whole scenario of The Last of Us Part II on the canvas are not employees (or former employees) of Naughty Dog animated by any frustration, or people more generally affiliated with Sony Interactive Entertainment.
The Last of Us Part 2 Rumor
A spokesperson for SIE officially confirmed to the Games Industry site that the main culprits of this leak have been identified and that they are therefore not part of the Californian studio, whose game had been postponed from May 29 to June 19 at causes complications from COVID-19.
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The manufacturer will not make more comments, the time to deepen its investigation. ” The people to which we refer in our declaration are not former employees or subcontractors of SIE or ND “, also indicated the manufacturer to remove any ambiguity.
A few hours before this press release, the journalist Jason Schreier, who follows behind the scenes of Naughty Dog closely and has many contacts in the studio of Evan Wells, had already hinted on Twitter that contrary to the initial assumptions and false testimonies mounted from scratch on Reddit and elsewhere, there was a good chance that those responsible for this leak were actually not part of Naughty Dog.
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The motivations of the managers obviously remain unknown at this stage, but in any case, it is possible to think that security vulnerabilities may have opened in the context of the disturbances caused by the transition from the studio to production in telework.
The Last of Us Part 2 Release Date
The Last of Us Part II will be released on June 19, 2020, on PlayStation 4. Stay tuned with us for more updates on The Last of Us Part 2 Rumor.