How to Heal | Last of Us 2

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Learning to use Health Kits is vital to your Last of Us Part 2 playthrough. Read on to learn how to use them efficiently and what the required materials to craft them are.

How to Heal

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In order to heal, you will first need to obtain a Health Kit. You can heal yourself by holding on to the R2 button after selecting the Health Kit using your D-Pad. Healing will let you recover a large portion of your health which can be seen on the lower right side of the screen.

Crafting a Health Kit

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Pressing the Touchpad on your controller will let you access the crafting menu, where you can choose to craft a Health Kit. You can also access this menu by pressing the craft button after selecting the Health Kit using your D-Pad.

The following ingredients are needed to craft a Health Kit.

Item Ingr. 1 Ingr. 2 Ingr. 3 Effect
Health KitHealth Kit Alcohol Rag - Restores a moderate amount of health. Hold R2 to use.

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    • I’m more of a stealth player so I didn’t enjoy the boss fight in the hospital. One touch and you’re dead, that’s not enjoyable or realistic. Might as well run outside and kick a bear. I’d get the same thing happen, dead. Too much story in this game as well, I feel like it’s hours of videos that takes away from the game play. Just give me the details and move it along. I don’t need to know who’s screwing who.

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