Naughty Dog marks The Last of Us’ fifth birthday with 17m copies soldCombined sales of The Last of Us and the Uncharted series are now pushing 60 million unitsMatthew HandrahanEditor-in-ChiefFriday 15th June 2018Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareCompanies in this articleNaughty DogFive years after it first launched, Naughty Dog’s The Last of Us has reached 17 million sales.Naughty Dog revealed the figure on Twitter yesterday, as a way of marking the celebrated game’s fifth anniversary.Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games The Last of Us has been released in two different versions since it launched on June 14, 2013: first on PlayStation 3, and then a remastered version for PlayStation 4 in April of the following year. Naughty Dog didn’t provide a breakdown of sales between the two platforms.It does reinforce the commercial standing of Naughty Dog, however. As of December 2017 the Uncharted series had sold 41 million copies; added to 17 million units of The Last of Us, the combined total for the studio’s two biggest IPs is now likely more than 60 million.And that figure will only rise with the release of The Last of Us Part II, which had an impressive showing at E3. The highly anticipated sequel still has no release date, or even a release window.Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Publishing & Retail newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesThe Last of US Part 2 secures a record 13 BAFTA nominationsNaughty Dog’s game leads a big haul for Sony, with PlayStation exclusives accounting for 41 nominations overallBy Matthew Handrahan 2 months agoThe Last of Us Part 2 | Games of the Year 2020Naughty Dog delivered a powerful and introspective story of revenge, obsession and self-destructionBy Marie Dealessandri 4 months agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.