The Last of Us season pass and digital edition is now available for pre-order on the USA PlayStation®Store and will be available in other regions soon.
Today via NaughtyDog's site they announced the full digital edition of the game starting today on the PlayStation®Store. The game will be a Day 1 Digital download. This means you can get it at midnight on June 14. The digital edition features a unique download installer which will allow you to start playing the game once the game data is a little over half way downloaded.
There will be three packs of downloadable content for The Last of Us available after the game launches. If you want to lock in all three of those DLC packs at a discounted price, get the Season Pass. The Last of Us Season Pass DLC is available for pre-order now on PlayStation®Store for only $19.99 for the three DLC Packs. This is a 30% savings over the pricing of the DLC packs individually. Unique to Season Pass buyers are the following Day 1 bonuses:
Day 1 Bonuses
• Increased Crafting Speed
• Increased Healing Speed
• 9mm Reload Speed Upgrade
• Rifle Clip Capacity Upgrade
• Grounded – exclusive 90min “Making of The Last of Us” documentary
NaughtyDog makes mention this is their first time offering single player DLC. The two other DLC packs will feature multiplayer content in the form of additional multiplayer maps and other expansions. They reveal we will be hearing about their multiplayer over the next couple of days. NaughtyDog assures the multiplayer experience will continue the themes, tone and tension from the single player campaign.
Pre-Order the full digital edition of The Last of Us as well as The Last of Us Season Pass now on the PlayStation®Store. Is digital not for you yet? The Season Pass will be available when you get your game in retail stores on launch day, June 14, 2013.