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The Last of Us 2 Grounded Mode Release Date | When is the update coming?

While The Last of Us 2 Survivor difficulty will prove to be challenge enough for many players, more hardcore gamers will no doubt be wondering when they can get their hands on Grounded. As with the original game, The Last of Us Part 2 Grounded Mode should give the difficulty a big boost, with only the most dedicated of players persevering and making it through to the end. So when is The Last of Us 2 Ground Mode release date? Here’s what you need to know.

When is The Last of Us 2 Grounded Mode release date?

The Last of Us 2 Grounded Mode Release Date

There isn’t yet a confirmed The Last of Us 2 Grounded Mode release date. However, there is talk of both the Grounded Mode and a “permadeath” option being added at a later date (via Engadget).

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As we saw with the first game, The Last of Us 2 Grounded Mode will likely be a super-challenging mode that turns the survival elements up to 11, with health and ammo scarcity having a massive impact on firefights, as well as enemy tactics and lethality being cranked up.

Though it might be disappointing to see The Last of Us 2 Grounded Mode not available for launch, perhaps it’s for the best as players can first get used to the game on an easier difficulty, learning where the toughest encounters are and then being able to properly stock up supplies for that Grounded Mode run!

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