Previously only available as a bonus with the game’s season pass, Grounded: The making of The Last of Us is now up for viewing on YouTube. The documentary is produced by AREA 5, veterans of covering of the video game industry. The video goes through numerous aspects of the critically acclaimed game, and pairs it with interviews from the developers to give a deeper insight on what they were trying and ultimately did achieve. All that, and the entire thing is shot beautifully. See it in its entirety below:
If you enjoyed AREA 5’s work with video games, the video company is also working on six-part documentary about different subjects in the video game world. It recently completed a successful Kickstarter and you can find it here.