PSX 2014: The Last of Us getting new DLC
The Last of Us‘ multiplayer is getting some new DLC. The DLC was shown off during a panel featuring live gameplay at this year’s Playstation Experience.
The DLC pack will include new weapons, such as the Frontier Rifle, the Crossbow, Burst Pistol and Tactical Shotgun.
There are also some new perks headed our way. The perks are only activated in certain situations. You can check out a breakdown of the new perks (courtesy of MP1st) below.
Lone Wolf (2 loadout points) – When you move far enough from your teammates, a whole pool of perks activates. You are awarded 50 parts bonus, agility 2, and sharpshooter 2. Level 2 of Lone Wolf (3 points) grants you Sharp Ear 3, 100 parts bonus, and the other perks of level 1.
Jack of All Trades (5 loadout points) – This perk grants players a huge amount of perks for less than what they actually cost. Tier 1 costs 5 loadout points, but gives 5 perks that would typically cost 8 points, and tier 2 costs 10 points, but gives you 16 loadout points of perks. Brawler 1, Covert Training 1, Sharp ears 1, Strategist 1, and Crafter 1 are in Tier 1 with Tier 2 having those plus Explosive Expert 1, reviver 1, sharp ears 3, scavenger 1, and second chance 1.
Lucky Break – Activates when you reach a lock box. Tier 1 cost 2 points and grants 50% more pistol ammo. Tier 2 cost 4 points 25% large firearm ammo and 2 crafting ingredients. Level 3 costs 5 points, includes all of tier 1 and 2 perks, plus 3 crafting ingredients when you open a lockbox.
Second Chance – Level 1 tier (2 points) free health kit every time you don’t have one and health drops below 50%. 25% additional starting ammo after 2 consecutive deaths, up to a maximum of 50%. Tier 2 (3 points) – Everything 1 has, plus 25% cheaper ammo with a maximum of 100% cheaper.
Lethal Efficiency – New perk that grants you a new special execution. The perk allows you to sneak behind other players and snap their necks. Level 1 is 2 load out points, and Level 2 is 3 points and increases the animation speed.
There are also going to be some new execution animations, new masks, hats and other customizable add-ons. A trailer showcasing the DLC should hit on Tuesday, so keep your eyes peeled!