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The Last of Us given a May release date during VGAs

Saturday, 8th December 2012 02:39 GMT By Stephany Nunneley

A new video for The Last of Us was shown during the 2012 VGAs this evening, and what pleased folks most – other than the really nice trailer – was the announcement that the game would release in May. Speculation of a spring 2013 date appeared earlier this week, when Walmart listed the period when opening up pre-orders for the Naughty Dog title. At the end of the trailer, a May 7 date was shown. The crowd, literally roared in excitement. Sony has said more The Last of Us news will be posted on the PS Blog Sunday evening. Watch the trailer below.


The Last of Us – VGA 2012 Trailer by play3-live

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  1. Triggerhappy

    Ohhhh yehhhh :D

    #1 2 years ago
  2. gamereck36

    It’s about time….

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Mike W

    Fuck yes!!

    #3 2 years ago
  4. FeaturePreacher

    Just a few weeks until multiplayer is revealed.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. fengato

    Pleased with the May date – so tired of nothing to play mid-year.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Maximum Payne

    Just in time for GTA V ?
    Good job Sony, good job.

    #6 2 years ago
  7. The_Red

    @6
    Fuck, I just noticed. May = Rockstar Release Month.

    Alan Wake = An amazing game killed by RDR. This is not good. I really REALLY don’t want to see The Last of Us killed by GTA5.

    #7 2 years ago
  8. manamana

    Bad timing indeed but I wouldn’t compare it to the Alan Wake situation. Folks are craving for the next Naughty Dog game, that wasn’t the case with Remedy.

    #8 2 years ago
  9. The_Red

    @8
    Actually that WAS the case. While the final game disappointed many people (Not me), it was the new game from creators of Max Payne 1 and 2. Remember the insane rumors, great presence at E3 of the year before release? It all went to hell the moment Rockstar marketing machine started for RDR in winter.

    #9 2 years ago
  10. Gekidami

    You can see the trailer here:
    http://www.gametrailers.com/full-episodes/brp2y4/video-game-awards-2012-vga-2012–part-3—the-last-of-us

    #10 2 years ago
  11. YoungZer0

    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xvp3nc_the-last-of-us-vga-2012-trailer_videogames#.UMNBY4M3ipE

    #11 2 years ago
  12. Stephany Nunneley

    Video is in there now.

    #12 2 years ago
  13. TD_Monstrous69

    My jaw dropped, and my eyes started to tear up as I saw this. This truly looks like something special, and I can’t wait to play it. May 7th, I got you marked.

    #13 2 years ago
  14. gamereck36

    Already preordered though newegg.

    #14 2 years ago
  15. ManuOtaku

    This is my most anticipated game on the sony side of things, i hope it doesnt get delayed, may cannot come soon enough, although iam not that interested in GTA, unless there is a radical change with a mix of saints row and sleeping dogs.

    #15 2 years ago