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Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (PlayStation 3)

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Description

Uncharted: Drake's Fortune is the story of Nathan Drake, a modern-day treasure hunter who believes himself to be a descendant of Sir Francis Drake, the famous English explorer/privateer. After recovering his ancestor's coffin and discovering a 400-year-old diary, Nathan and his companions (documentary producer Elena Fisher, and mentor/friend Victor Sullivan) are caught up in a search for El Dorado, the fabled city of gold. Along the way they explore the ruins of a lost Spanish colony, trading bullets and blows with a horde of pirates who are intent on plundering El Dorado's riches for themselves.

The gameplay consists of cover-based shoot-offs, fast-paced escape sequences and death-defying stunts reminiscent of an Indiana Jones movie. Players traverse lush island environments, pilot jetskis and jeeps through vicious firefights, explore underground ruins fraught with pitfalls and traps, and discover the mysterious fate of the original Spanish colonists.

Screenshots

Uncharted: Drake's Fortune PlayStation 3 The end of the road.
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune PlayStation 3 You can enjoy the view but watch out coming too close to an edge.
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune PlayStation 3 Pinned down by a machine-gun fire.
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune PlayStation 3 Sometimes camera will zoom so far away you will barely see your character.

Alternate Titles

  • "アンチャーテッド: エル・ドラドの秘宝" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Uncharted: El Tesoro de Drake" -- Spanish title
  • "Uncharted: El Dorado no Hihou" -- Japanese title
  • "Uncharted: Drakes Schicksal" -- German title
  • "Big" -- Working title

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User Reviews

A Ridiculously Fun and Enjoyable Game Tom Cross (31) 4.86 Stars4.86 Stars4.86 Stars4.86 Stars4.86 Stars

The Press Says

The Video Game Critic Jul 06, 2008 A 100
VicioJuegos.com Dec 17, 2007 93 out of 100 93
GamingExcellence Dec 28, 2007 9.3 out of 10 93
UGO (UnderGroundOnline) Nov 15, 2007 A- 91
Gamernode Nov 19, 2007 9 out of 10 90
Game Over Online Jan 21, 2008 90 out of 100 90
GamingHeaven / DriverHeaven Dec 17, 2007 88 out of 100 88
HonestGamers Nov 26, 2007 8 out of 10 80
Blend Games Nov 25, 2007 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Good Game Dec 12, 2007 6.5 out of 10 65

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Uncharted: Drake's Fortune appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

German version

In the localized German version, the word "Nazi" was removed in the dialogues.

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2007 – #9 Game of the Year
    • 2007 – #7 Console Game of the Year
    • 2007 – #2 PS3 Game of the Year
    • 2007 – PS3 Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)

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cdwfs (1202) added Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (PlayStation 3) on Nov 19, 2007