The Last of Us Release Date and Trailer Nikki P December 9, 2012 Featured, News, PS3 Ready for the post-apocalyptic, zombie ridden world that Joel and Ellie fight to survive in? Excited and anxious gamers will only have to wait a few more months. Friday during the Spike Video Game Awards, viewers watched in awe as the newest game-play footage trailer was shown- with a release date! Get your pre-orders in now. Naughty Dog’s, Playstation exclusive, The Last of Us hits shelves May 7th, 2013. Check out the recent, stunning trailer here!