Why The Last Of Us Is Nothing To Sneeze At

Kotaku writes:

I have a cold. In three days time I will be on a 14 hour flight to Los Angeles where I will cough, sniffle and splutter into air that will be recycled hundreds of times over. Who knows how many people I will infect. Who knows how many passengers will take the germs in my system onto connecting flights. Too many to count.

When I sneeze into my sleeve, Ricky Cambier from Naughty Dog becomes visibly nervous. Understandable. He knows too much.

For the past two or three years Ricky Cambier has been working on The Last Of Us. The Last Of Us is a game about survival, a game about how much we have to lose. But it’s also about disease. In The Last Of Us it isn’t zombies terrorising our protagonists, leaving the world in tatters, it’s other people. Human beings in various states of physical and mental degradation.

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GribbleGrunger1990d ago

I see what they did there ...

ltachiUchiha1990d ago

Yeah kotaku at their finest lol. The fungy thing thing is craz though because its real.

Narutone661990d ago

Strangely enough those fungi are made into medicines by the Chinese. It's used to built up body defense against infections. What would happened if the fungi mutate and becomes like the LOU game scenario?

ltachiUchiha1990d ago


I think its happened already, check this out.

Crazy stuff but that guys held out like a champ.

RedHawkX1990d ago

love these little real life tidbits about the last of us origins.

also in that vid That dude has the wood release jitsu.
Hashirama Senju would be proud.

nosferatuzodd1990d ago (Edited 1990d ago )

man i cant wait for this game played the demo like 14 times already lol

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MrDead1990d ago (Edited 1990d ago )

Hahahahah, "Nothing To Sneeze At", I bet the person who came up with that is a real fungi.

wenaldy1990d ago (Edited 1990d ago )

I bought Planet Earth complete edition on Blu Ray because of TLoU and Attenborough.

Bathyj1990d ago

I already had it. when LoU was revealed I thought oh crap, like the planet earth doco

Insomnia_841990d ago

Oh crap! :0

That's nasty and scary! My body got itchy watching that video. This sounds a lot like the Human Papiloma Virus(hpv). If you don't know what it is you should look it up. Scary stuff!

sprinterboy1990d ago

I got a flu virus coming back from val thoran last feb because of air con circulation on a flight lol, classic time to get a illness on a flight

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