Naughty Dog via [Twitter]( > *The Last of Us* Fans, > > We know many of you have been looking forward to hearing more about our *The Last of Us* Multiplayer Game. We’re incredibly proud of the job our studio has done thus far, but as development has continued, we’ve realized what is best for the game is to give it more time. > > Our team will continue to work on the project, as well as our other games in development, including a brand new single-player experience; we look forward to sharing more soon. > > We’re grateful to our fantastic community for your support – Thank you for your passion for our games, it continues to drive us. I’m washing baseboards right now, but I had to pause to at least share this news. Something has been up with this game. It’s nearing a total of eight years in development; likely six in the “current” goal/iteration/ambition. I’m gonna stew on this. Much to think about.