The Last of Us: Remake could come sooner than expected

PlayStation developer Naughty Dog is currently juggling several exciting projects. A well-informed leaker now reports that the remake of the PS3 classic The Last of Us could appear this year.

With The Last of Us, Naughty Dog has created a modern horror classic that made its debut on the PS3 in 2013 and came to the PS4 a little later in the form of a remaster. Well could the PlayStation hit will be released for the third time – as a remake for the PS5. According to leaker and industry insider Tom Henderson, the release is even ahead this year.

The Last of Us: Remake for the PS5 is rumored to come in 2022

Henderson who has been in the industry so far among others was known for leaks on Call of Duty, Battlefield and GTA, posted on Twitter that the remake of The Last of Us was well advanced. The game could even be released in the second half of 2022.

Also, Henderson admitted that, too the multiplayer mode for The Last of Us 2 was almost finished and could also land on the consoles this year. So, in terms of the upcoming HBO series, 2022 could be a pretty impressive year for the franchise.

Naughty Dog with big plans for the future

Naughty Dogs Co-President Neil Druckmann had already spoken a few days ago at CES 2022 that the studio is currently working on several projects and couldn’t wait to tell more about it. (Source: YouTube) While the remake of The Last of Us has not yet been officially confirmed, this could certainly be one of the games suggested, after all, the project was reported on by Bloomberg last year. (Source: Bloomberg)

A new release of The Last of Us in 2022 would still be a certain surprise – especially since it is still controversial among gamers, whether the zombie adventure even needs a PS5 remake. (Those: game tips)

In our video we show you which games will hopefully appear in 2022:

Leaker and industry insider Tom Henderson posted on Twitter that the remake of The Last of Us is already well advanced – according to his information, the game could even hit the market this year, possibly in time for the series start on HBO.