Things don’t get any simpler for Joel and Ellie. A brand new teaser for The Last of Us highlights that the pair have discovered themselves in a messy state of affairs in Kansas City that they needed no a part of to start with. Warning: Spoilers forward.
HBO has launched The Last of Us Episode 5 preview on YouTube, which showcases that Kansas City is not in the perfect form. In truth, Kathleen (portrayed by Yellowjackets star Melanie Lynsky) sarcastically tells a bunch of what appears to be prisoners: “Haven’t you heard? Kansas City is free.” This is interspersed with footage of chaos within the metro space.
Kathleen is decided to get her revenge on Henry, who she believes performed a component in her brother’s homicide. Henry is seen on the finish of the fourth episode of The Last of Us holding Joel and Ellie at gunpoint. But by the appears to be like of this trailer, they are going to quickly be working collectively.
But Kathleen is not the one adversary Joel and Ellie must be cautious of within the upcoming episode. The preview additionally showcases their first encounter with an contaminated referred to as a Bloater within the online game franchise. This enemy is much more harmful than the Clickers, and it was foreshadowed when Kathleen and her right-hand man bump into an impending crater in an deserted constructing.
The wait might be shorter than regular to see what occurs subsequent with Joel and Ellie. HBO will launch the subsequent episode of The Last of Us on Friday, February 10, as a substitute of its regular Sunday timeslot. This change is going on so the sequence can keep away from competing with Super Bowl.