Gustavo is a survivor of the Cordyceps brain infection outbreak. At some point, he learned to play the banjo and lived in Jackson, under Tommy and Maria Miller's leadership. He also befriended a dog within the town, Buckley.
Events of The Last of Us Part II
In March, 2038, Ellie passes Gustavo in Jackson's main square, where he sits by a small fire playing his banjo. Buckley is sat beside him and Ellie pets him before letting the dog return to Gustavo, who smiles at Ellie as she continues walking with Jesse.
- Players can unlock a full scale model of Gustavo alongside Buckley within the game's model viewer by paying points which they earn when playing the story mode.
- Gustavo's name and likeness is modelled after  , who composed the music for both The Last of Us and The Last of Us Part II.
- Gustavo models for video game character in The Last of Us Part II, Instagram, (Accessed October 26, 2021)