Over the weekend, an enormous leak for Naughty Canine’s The Final of Us Half 2 hit the web. Massive story beats have been revealed in footage from a developer construct of the sport, placing main spoilers out within the wild months earlier than the sport’s launch.
On the time, The Final of Us Half 2 had no launch date as its Might 29th launch was delayed on account of Covid-19. At this time, Sony introduced they’ll be releasing the post-apocalyptic title in June. We reached out to Sony for a press release concerning the leaks.
“We’re disenchanted that anybody would launch unauthorized pre-launch footage of The Final of Us Half II, disrupt years of Naughty Canine’s laborious work and wreck the expertise for followers worldwide,” stated a rep from Sony Interactive Leisure. “We wish everybody to have the chance to play The Final of Us Half II on the identical time and ask that viewing or sharing of the unauthorized footage be averted.”
Naughty Canine additionally launched its personal assertion on social media concerning the leaks for The Final of Us Half 2.
“We all know the previous few days have been extremely troublesome for you. We really feel the identical. It’s disappointing to see the discharge and sharing of pre-release footage from improvement. Do your greatest to keep away from spoilers and we ask that you just don’t spoil it for others,” reads the submit. “The Final of Us Half 2 will probably be in your fingers quickly. It doesn’t matter what you see and listen to, the ultimate expertise will probably be value it.”
There may be hypothesis that the footage was launched by disgruntled QA testers. Naughty Canine has been underneath fireplace this 12 months for his or her working situations that promote extreme crunch inflicting stress and burnout. Allegedly, the testers haven’t been paid since manufacturing on the sport got here to a halt following the delay. In fact, this isn’t confirmed so take it as only a rumor for now.
The Final of Us Half 2 will launch solely on PS4 on June 19th, 2020.