A brand new job itemizing on the Naughty Dog website consists of an open emptiness for the function of Financial system Designer (Multiplayer). The function’s tasks embody collaborating “extensively with Stay Ops crew to optimize economic system and reply to participant wants”.
Necessities embody “understanding of narrative tone” and “sturdy information of multiplayer motion recreation”, suggesting that the sport can be set throughout the motion style with a giant concentrate on narrative.
It’s at present unclear if the multiplayer recreation is the Factions spin-off for The Last Of Us Part II. Factions – which was launched alongside the primary recreation – was initially meant to launch with Half II, however was cut as a result of it “grew past a further mode that could possibly be included with our monumental single-player marketing campaign”.
In September, Naughty Canine famous on Twitter that gamers will “finally expertise the fruits of our crew’s on-line ambition, however not as a part of The Final of Us Half II. When and the place it will likely be realized continues to be to be decided.”
The information of Naughty Canine’s potential multiplayer recreation comes simply days after the corporate’s co-president Neil Druckmann shared on Twitter that the critically acclaimed studio is currently working on a number of things however asks for persistence throughout the gaming neighborhood.
In different information, Naughty Canine has not too long ago discovered itself committing to TV and movie adaptions of a few of its largest franchises. This features a HBO adaptation of The Final Of Us starring Pedro Pascal as Joel and Bella Ramsey as Ellie.
Tom Holland may also star as Nathan Drake within the upcoming Uncharted movie subsequent 12 months alongside Mark Wahlberg. Holland not too long ago raised concerns over his portrayal of the beloved protagonist in an interview with GQ.