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In a hostile, post-pandemic world, Joel and Ellie, brought together by desperate circumstances, must rely on each other to survive a brutal journey across what remains of the United States.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Troy Baker ... Joel (voice)
Ashley Johnson ... Ellie (voice)
Hana Hayes ... Sarah (voice)
Jeffrey Pierce ... Tommy (voice)
Annie Wersching ... Tess (voice)
Merle Dandridge ... Marlene (voice)
W. Earl Brown ... Bill (voice) (as W Earl Brown)
Brandon Scott ... Henry (voice)
Nadji Jeter ... Sam (voice)
Robin Atkin Downes ... Robert (voice)
Ashley Scott ... Maria (voice)
Reuben Langdon ... James (voice)
Nolan North ... David (voice)
Laura Bailey ... Additional Voices (voice)
John Eric Bentley ... Additional Voices (voice) (as John Bentley)
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Storyline

Twenty years after a fungal infection obliterated most of the U.S. population and turned the victims into infected monstrosities, Joel is tasked with escorting Ellie to the Fireflies to help reverse engineer a cure. However, this isnt easy for either of them, since Joel has been left almost permanently bitter after the death of his daughter, and Ellie is distrusting of him. Written by targusholy

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 June 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Naughty Dog See more »
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DTS (PlayStation 3 version)

Color:

Color
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In the game, there is a bar that you can go into that's called O'Sullivan's Irish Pub. The bar's name is a reference to Victor Sullivan, a character in Naughty Dog's Uncharted games, and the bar in Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, which contained an easter egg for The Last of Us. See more »

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The truck that Bill helps Joel and Ellie get has an automatic transmission. The battery is dead and they push start it. You can't push start an automatic, only a manual transmission can be push started. See more »

Quotes

Ellie: [in a panic after Joel falls down an elevator shaft] Joel! Joel!
Joel: I'm alright! Are you okay?
Ellie: No! You scared the shit out of me! I'm... I'm gonna climb down there, okay?
Joel: No! Stay up there! I'll make my way up to you.
Ellie: Don't do anything stupid!
Joel: [to himself] I'll try.
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Best game of the decade!!
22 May 2015 | by christina-king5See all my reviews

Naughty Dog, the masters behind the highly popular franchise 'Uncharted', have created another amazing jewel in the gaming world. 'The Last of Us' is about two hardened survivors, who fight to stay alive in the post-apocalyptic world.

'The Last of Us' is different from any other games I have EVER played as it concentrates heavily on narrative and character development, making the player feel like they're in the game with the characters. In addition the voice performances of Troy Baker (Joel) and Ashley Johnson (Ellie) add to the intensity of the story and making every moment feel real.

Naughty Dog have put their blood, sweat and tears into this game and it has paid off greatly. This is an amazing game, with incredible visuals and stunning characters. This is one of the best games of the decade and I would highly recommend it to any gamer.


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