Naughty Dog has yet to confirm that The Last of Us: Part III is in development; however, there are already plenty of rumors circulating about it. Yesterday, we shared alleged details about new characters, and now more information suggests that Ellie will continue to be one of the stars of this story.
According to information from ViewerAnon, an insider who is considered very reliable in the world of film and television, Naughty Dog is already working on The Last of Us: Part III. According to their information, Ellie will be as important in The Last of Us: Part III as she was in Part II. Therefore, this suggests that she will maintain her role as one of the protagonists of the story.
"Look, it's still very early, story details change, and everything is up in the air to be modified, but I assure you I've heard that Ellie is as important in The Last of Us Part III as she was in Part II," said ViewerAnon.
Motion capture for The Last of Us: Part III will begin soon, according to insider
Later on, the insider stated that Naughty Dog is already working on The Last of Us: Part III. In fact, they have heard that motion capture sessions will start this year.
"All I can say is that I've been saying for a while that The Last of Us: Part III is in development, and others are finally catching on. Significant recordings will take place this year," explained the insider.
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It's important to note that, although this information comes from a source with a good track record, it's best to take it with a grain of salt. After all, Naughty Dog has not yet revealed what their next game is.