The Last of Us: Part 2 stuns with a kiss, then with violence

The Last of Us: Part 2 stuns with a kiss, then with violence

Sony kicked off the PlayStation E3 2018 conference with a spectacular moment - a kiss in The Last of Us: Part 2.

A new trailer, set in a replica of the festoon-lit marquee Sony's attendees were briefly gathered in (then moved from - it was complicated), showed The Last of Us protagonist Ellie being led onto the dance floor by a lady called Dina, and then they kissed. It's the first gay kiss I can remember being featured so prominently in a trailer at E3.

Then, in the blink of an eye, we were back into ultra-violence, with Ellie in a different scene stabbing necks and hacking at faces as she struggled to survive against human enemies - there was still no sign of Clickers.

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