No one doubted that The Last of Us Part II would have excellent reviews, the hype was too high for the opposite. However, this situation allowed observing how this game compared to other titles released during the year. Whereas this has been the year of games like Half-Life: Alyx and Final Fantasy VII Remake. Whether you like TLOU or not, the position this sequel was in was a bit interesting. Now, everything indicates that they have exceeded expectations and Part II will be filled with awards over the months.
Out of its 79 reviews, 76 of The Last of Us Part II reviews are positive. A number of them give the title a perfect score. Much of the acclaim seems to be directed at her narrative, being described as violent and intense in a rather emotional way. Considering the details leaked more than a month ago, it will be fascinating to see how the context gives these situations another language. Of course, its gameplay has also been described as an evolution of the tense and memorable system of the original title.
However, here is an opportunity to do something more interesting. What do the biggest detractors of the game think? There are 3 critics who rated the title 70. All three are particularly critical of the narrative, describing that it lacks the “poetic serenity” of the original or that the attempt to delve into more complex issues fails. In addition, it is criticized that its gameplay becomes exhausting after 30 hours of the experience. And yes, the game lasts from 25 to 30 hours.
The Last of Us Part II will launch on June 19.