50°
Submitted by Walker 912d ago | news

The Last of Us directors talk pressure of creating a new Naughty Dog success

The two top men leading development on Naughty Dog's The Last of Us have spoken of the pressure they felt being responsible for creating another hit franchise from the Uncharted developer. (Naughty Dog, PS3, The Last Of Us)

Walker  +   912d ago
In Naughty God I trust.
Qrphe  +   911d ago
Well they've done it.
iamnsuperman  +   911d ago
That is the issue with Naughty Dog. Everyone expects a perfect game which could be their downfall. I am looking forward to this game but I am not getting aboard the hype train as I know what it does to good games. I would advise everyone to do the same.
dboyc310  +   911d ago
Exactly just look at uncharted 3. I for one did get let down but that was because I absolutely LOVED uncharted 2 and expected a lot from Drakes Deception. However I think the last of us does look like a promising title. The atmosphere, characters and story look amazing. The trailers alone are really immersing. Can't wait for it.
Karpetburnz  +   911d ago
I loved Uncharted 3, Though Uncharted 2 probably was a greater game because It was such an improvement over the first game and The last few missions of Uncharted 3 seemed a little rushed.

But after playing Uncharted 3, going back to Uncharted 2 kind of seemed like a downgrade gameplay wise, But Uncharted 2 did have a better story.

But more on topic, I agree that we should'nt over hype a game to avoid dissapointment. But I do think Naughty Dog can pull it off.
j-blaze  +   911d ago
say that to ND, they're hyping this game like crazy themselves saying stupid things like owning the surviving action genre, revolutionize and change the industry and that the game will have the best story ever told you can Google them, it's ridicules
Riderz1337  +   910d ago
No one can take your comment seriously because you, for whatever reason, hate Naughty Dog. Go play some Halo 4 and get off the internet kid.
DigitalRaptor  +   910d ago
Damn you Naughty Dog for wanting people to buy your game. Hey you! Yeah you, Bruce Straley! get on your knees and beg j-blaze for forgiveness for promoting your game. Stop having ambitions for Christ's sake and most of all stop sharing your creative vision. Dayum son!
#3.2.2 (Edited 910d ago ) | Agree(1) | Disagree(1) | Report
Smashbro29  +   911d ago
Remember when Naughty Dog made colorful games? I miss those days. I'm pretty sick of the laggy controls featured in what is essentially a movie where you sometimes need to hide behind walls.
oakshin  +   911d ago
laggy controls? movie? huh u can skip the cutscreens and adjust the control sensitivity and dont try 2 bs me i played the first 2 uncharteds with no internet connection = 0 patches raw out of the box and they played great ive beat all 3 on as hard as it gos.....
Smashbro29  +   911d ago
Not laggy as in online lag that feeling you have when you hit a button and unlike in say.. Mario when you hit jump the jump doesn't feel like it's coming out immediately it all feels like slow motion the animation is so long and so canned it literally feels like you've lost control a lot of the time.

I only played Uncharted 1 I'll admit but man was that boring, do stupid puzzle shoot brown people watch cutscene repeat I loved the story I just groaned everytime they made me play the game.
Kennytaur  +   911d ago
Ehm, and Uncharted isn't colourful?
HarryMasonHerpderp  +   911d ago
@Smahbro

I could kind of see where you were coming from as I'm a huge fan of Naughty Dogs older games (Uncharted is still a very "colorful" game) but then you started talking about laggy controls and it should be more like......Mario........and your username is Smashbro29......all credibility lost.
#4.3 (Edited 911d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(2) | Report | Reply
StrongMan  +   911d ago
The Naughty Godz created the best new IP this gen in the Uncharted series so we all know they will create another hit franchise with The Last of Us. No pressure.
Karpetburnz  +   911d ago
Its hard to not hype this game up.
VonBraunschweigg  +   911d ago
Three and a half years in the making, they started right after UC2...I have a feeling we won't be disapointed. And I can only imagine what the other team is up to. A new IP for PS4, or 'just' Uncharted 4.

Pay-em a little extra Sony, keep-em happy & smiling.
Clover904  +   910d ago
Beware of a spoiler in the link. Beautiful artwork, but the description of Joel gives information about his background.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
30°

Shitlings review - ChristCenteredGamer

5m ago - Don't let the colorful and cute graphics fool you, Shiftlings is a very challenging game. It may... | PC
40°

AMD Catalyst 15.7.1 Driver Released - Official Driver For Win10, Offers Full DX12 & WDDM 2.0 Support

1h ago - AMD has also released a new driver for its graphics cards that supports Microsoft’s Windows 10. | PC
Ad

Win a Pro-Painted Ghorgon!

Now - Turbo Tape Games is pleased to announce a contest for an exclusive Ghorgon miniature hand-painted by Dave Taylor! | Promoted post
40°

Q.U.B.E: Director’s Cut Review (PS4) - punkandlizard

2h ago - Northlander writes for P&L:"So you could say QUBE saved itself towards the end, and as for our pr... | PS4
40°

Outlast An Infinite Source Of Horror

2h ago - ReviewOrigin- Outlast is something where hell won't survive, it’s one of the most horrible games... | PS4
40°

Original Gamer Preview - Skyhill is 99 floors of random horror

2h ago - Original Gamer: "Developed by Mandragora Studio, Skyhill is a different take on the "survive the... | PC