Sony announced Thursday that he delayed the Naughty Dog The Last of Us, Part II “Until further notice” due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The game launch was scheduled for May 29.
“Logistically, the global crisis is preventing us from providing the launch experience that our players deserve,” said Sony in a statement. Sony also delayed Iron Man VR.
Update: SIE has made the difficult decision to delay the launch of The Last of Us Part II and Marvel’s Iron Man VR until further notice. Logistically, the global crisis is preventing us from providing the launch experience that our players deserve.
– PlayStation (@PlayStation) April 2, 2020
“We were faced with the reality that due to logistics beyond our control, we could not launch The Last of Us, Part II to our satisfaction, “said Naughty Dog about the delay in The Last of Us, Part II in a report. “We want to make sure everyone can play The Last of Us, Part II at around the same time, making sure that we do everything we can to preserve the best experience for everyone. It meant delaying the game until we could resolve these logistical problems. “
“We hope it will not be a long delay and we will update you as soon as we have new information to share,” the statement said.
It is not the first deadline for The Last of Us, Part II – in October, it was postponed from the release date from February 21 to May 29.