It really was for nothing: TLOU 2

Deceptive advertising

Trailers (like this one) showed Ellie and Joel together in footage that ultimately did not appear as advertised in the game. Photo by BagoGames via Flickr.

Two unique factors

The Last of Us Part II removed both factors that made the first game unique and revered. Photo by Rob Obsidian via Flickr.

Nonsensical actions

Joel’s trademark caution was thrown out in sacrificing him to the plot. Photo by BagoGames via Flickr.

A Failure in Storytelling

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