Can a Video Game Show Us the Way?

What “The Last of Us: Part II” can teach a divided nation

John Kristof
Jan 18, 2021 · 13 min read

The following contains spoilers for The Last of Us and The Last of Us: Part II.

fter the tremendous success of Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us in 2013, work began almost immediately on a sequel. The follow-up to one of the most decorated story-driven video games spent six years in…