The Last of Us - How to Avoid Being Detected

This article will guide you on how to avoid being detected for the game The Last of Us (TLoU). Read on for more information and tips within this section.

This article will guide you on how to avoid being detected for the game The Last of Us (TLoU). Read on for more information and tips within this section.

Advantages of Stealth in the Game

Save up more supplies

Sneaking around can give you advantage in the game. It will help you save up supplies and clearing the game a lot easier than going to a gunfight making a lot of noise thus attracting a lot of enemies to come at you.

Stealth Kill Enemies

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Making your enemies unaware, you can sneak behind their back and grab them.
Note: You can also use the grabbed enemies as a shield.

Tips on Avoiding your Enemies

Listen Mode

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Joel can use the ability Listen Mode where you can determine on how many enemies are in the area.

Use Distraction Items

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Using items to distract your enemies such as (Brick and Bottle) will help you divert the enemy attention elsewhere. Be sure to throw away the distraction item at the other direction for you to sneak past them.

Make use of the surroundngs

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You can use the surroundings for cover, it will hide you from the enemy sights making you harder to detect.

Familiarize enemy patterns

Be patient and wait for your enemy to make their move, it may take a while for them to move and to move another spot; as the saying goes: “Patience is a Virtue”.

Step lightly against Clickers

When facing against Clickers you need to be very careful on approaching them; Clickers don't have sights but have very sensitive hearing so if you run towards them they can easily detect you. Use crouch and move the analog button slowly for you to approach them silently or sneak by them if a distraction item is not available.

The Last of Us Related Links

Controls and Techniques

A Must-see for Beginners! Basic Movement and Gameplay
Basic Controls and Techniques Crafting Listen Mode

Game Walkthrough

How to Upgrade Weapons How to Upgrade Character Skills How to Avoid Being Detected
How to Get Past Humvee How to Use Health Kit How to Use Shiv
All Toolbox Locations All Safe Locations

Useful Information

New Game Plus About Game Difficulty Ending
Voice Actors Review News
How Long Does it Take to Finish Difference of Remastered from Original About Cordyceps


Unlockable Content Easter Eggs
Jokes American Dreams
Factions Original Soundtrack

Beginner Guide & Tips

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