The Last of Us Part II has been one of the most controversial games that has released this year. Despite all the negativity surrounding the game, it has been a smashing success for Naughty Dog. In a trend that has become quite common with PlayStation’s first-party studios. A beefy new update is now live and available to download that brings a wide variety of new features and game modes for players to experience
What Is Changing in The Last of Us Part II?
In this update, the fan-favorite Grounded mode has been added to the game. A difficulty mode not for the faint of heart and only the strongest will survive. A new never before seen twist in The Last of Us franchise, a permadeath mode has also been added to the game. If the game wasn’t challenging enough for you initially, these two modes will certainly spice up your next playthrough. Both the Grounded mode and permadeath mode have a trophy attached to them. But worry not trophy hunters, these new additions aren’t required to get the platinum.
More Than Just Difficulty
If these two new difficulty modifiers aren’t exactly your cup of tea. Then there are a host of new gameplay modifiers that can change how you experience the game in a different way. From cel-shaded graphics, infinite ammo, one-shot, and much more. Here is a comprehensive list of all the new modifiers you can experience in The Last of Us Part II.
- Mirror World
- Mirror on Death
- Infinite Melee Durability
- Bullet Speed Mode
- Infinite Ammo
- Infinite Crafting
- Slow Motion
- Infinite Listen Mode Range
- Touch of Death
- 8-bit Audio
- 4-bit Audio
- Helium Audio
- Xenon Audio
- Saves now display playtime up to the second
- Film Grain Adjustment option
- Disable Listen Mode option
- Motion Sensor Function Aiming option
- Arc Throw HUD Display option
- Aiming Acceleration Scale option
- Aiming Ramp Power Scale option
- Accessibility improvements to Ground Zero encounter, collectible tracking, Enhanced Listen Mode for collectibles, and rope gameplay
All of these new features will be available on patch 1.05 of the game. If you have been holding off on doing a second playthrough of the game. There is certainly no better time than right now to dive back into this one of a kind adventure.
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