Naughty Dog InRetroSpect Part IV: The Last of Us

In the fourth part in the series of special shows looking at the work of Naughty Dog, Sam explores the world around The Last of Us. For a company that has always appeared to try and make games more cinematic, this podcast examines the elements of The Last of Us that make it both a traditional game and such a crowning theatrical achievement.

Warning! This podcast is not suitable for children.

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  • To listen to Kris’ interview with Naughty Dog co-founder Jason Rubin in Part I click here
  • To catch up on Part II where Pete examines at Jak & Daxter click here
  • To join Dan with Part III on the Uncharted Trilogy click here


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