The Last of US: Part II wins TGA’s Game of the Year. Naughty dog
The Game Awards (TGA) is a yearly event that not only reveals upcoming games, but also gives out awards for the best titles released throughout the year.
After a tremendous year filled with a number of impressive game releases, the time has finally come to reveal which game made it out on top.
At this year’s Game Awards, it was announced that Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us: Part II won Game of the Year. Congratulations!
Released back in June for PlayStation 4, The Last of Us: Part II is an action-adventure game that takes place five years after the events that occur in The Last of Us. In The Last of Us: Part II, the player controls different main characters and solves tricky puzzles.
Throughout about 30 hours of gameplay, different sides of the story are slowly revealed from varying perspectives. The plot is filled with emotional complexities that revolve around personal growth and loss, leaving you wondering if people can truly be “good” or “evil”.
Not only did The Last of Us: Part II win the title for being the best of the best, but it also came out on top for winning more awards compared to any other nominee.
In total, The Last of Us: Part II won seven awards in the following categories: Best Performance, Best Narrative, Best Audio Design, Innovation in Accessibility, Best Game Direction, Best Action/Adventure and, of course, Game of the Year.
With its incredibly believable characters and fascinating plot, it’s easy to see why The Last of Us: Part II stole the show.