Last Of Us In The Works board game, promises “Dark Twist” on video games
Naughty dog has announced a Last of Us board game. The game developer is working with board game company Themeborne on the game, called The Last of Us: Escape the Dark.
Players work together to overcome challenges in a board game, similar to Themeborne’s other Escape the Dark games. The board game consists of illustrated black and white chapter cards, dice, and pieces.
The game, which supports 1-5 players, allows players to become Ellie, Joel, Tess, Billy, Tommy or Marlene as they “weave their own story of survival and companionship” by Themeborne.
“Gameplay involves the player making choices about the path to go and solving role-playing ‘chapter cards’ at familiar locations in video games, including Suburbs, Sewers, and the University. Survival will depend. relies on a tactical mix of item cards and custom dice for the company to indicate overcoming iconic threats, such as the Hunters and the Infected.
Each survivor begins with a single “Hanging” and must complete their journey of “self-development” to overcome anything that may happen. “A satisfying, simple weapon crafting and upgrade system can also be used to give players the edge in whatever strategy they choose – from stealth to full-fledged combat,” says Themeborne. ,” said Themeborne.
Themeborne is sponsoring the board game on Kickstarter, and The campaign will be active on November 8. Currently, you can see a glimpse of the game on the board through the illustration above. There will also be a collector’s edition, Naughty Dog has confirmed, but no details have been provided.
“Given Themeborne’s penchant for bold art and accessible game design in the development of The Last of Us: Escape the Dark, we can’t wait to see how they perceive the world of The Last of Us. Us in a whole new way,” said Naughty Dog.
Themeborne describes The Last of Us: Escape the Dark as “a board game with a dark twist in the critically acclaimed video game series.”
The Last of Us is heating up lately, like remake of the game coming out in September and HBO TV series to premiere in 2023. There is also a Last of Us indie multiplayer game in works. Also, Naughty Dog said it could develop The Last of Us: Part III.
The next big PlayStation exclusive is God of War Ragnarokreleased on November 9 for PS4 and PS5.
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