Instead of giraffes, Joel and Ellie were going to encounter a herd of deer, but the developers figured giraffes would make it more special.
Every mage must go through this trial by fire. As we succeeded, so shall you.
In our darkest days, Humans, Exos, and Awoken found the Traveler where it made its last stand, low above Earth, silent and immobile. We built the City – our last – within its protective veil, fighting countless wars to keep its peace. From that dark age, Guardians were born.