The PlayStation Direct exclusive The Last of Us Part 1 Firefly Edition pre-order is sold out already. It’s been less than a day since the remake was announced, and fans have already snapped up the entire supply of the most expensive version. Since it wasn’t advertised as a limited run, we’ll hopefully see more copies come back in stock soon.
The Last of Us Part 1 Firefly Edition sold out in less than 24 hours
When it leaked that the Last of Us Part 1 to be a full-price title, fans were a bit surprised. However, this didn’t stop the $99.99 Firefly Edition from selling out. This version includes:
- The base game + Left Behind
- A SteelBook case
- The Last of Us: American Dreams Comics #1-4 with new cover art
- The following in-game unlocks:
- Increased Crafting Speed Skill
- Increased Healing Speed Skill
- 9mm Reload Speed Increase Upgrade
- Rifle Clip Capacity Increase Upgrade
- Explosive Arrows Gameplay Modifier
- Dither Punk Filter
- Speedrun Mode
- Six weapon skins:
- Black Gold 9mm Pistol
- Filigree 9mm Pistol
- Sculpted Oak Shotgun
- Rubber Tactical Shotgun
- Carbon Black Bow
- Arctic White Bow
The standard physical edition remains available on PlayStation Direct. Also, the digital standard edition, and digital deluxe edition (which includes the unlocks above) can currently be pre-ordered on the PlayStation Store.
Here’s how Rochelle Snyder, Senior Manager of Communications at Naughty Dog, describes the new additions that are coming with The Last of Us remake in a PlayStation Blog:
We’ve implemented modernized gameplay, improved controls, and expanded accessibility options in this single-player experience to allow even more individuals to enjoy the game. Effects, exploration, and combat have all been enhanced. Leveraging the PS5’s powerful hardware, we also implemented 3D Audio*, haptics, and adaptive triggers. Both returning fans and new players alike will have the opportunity to experience both The Last of Us Part I and its prequel story Left Behind in a whole new way.
We don’t have long to wait to join Joel and Ellie on their revamped journey. The Last of Us Part 1 releases on September 2, 2022.