seppli's Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PlayStation 3) review

Perfect Action Adventure, Grievous 3rd Person Shooter

Perfect Action Adventure, Grievous 3rd Person Shooter. Perfectly sums up my sentiments on Uncharted 3's singleplayer campaign.

My frowns were frequent. Just as frequent as getting a shotgun blast to the back from some random guntug coming out of nowhere. I've seldomly called bullshit on encounter design more often than in Uncharted 3.

Why a 5 star review then? Uncharted 3 makes me happy. From incredulous laugh-out-loud happy going through another insanely awesome action setpiece to gleefully smiling at the serene sights and sounds to the general feeling of playing something special.

I felt the need to write that down. Daylight's a-wastin'. I need to get me some sunlight and exerecise. So here it goes. Definitely play Uncharted 3 and play it on 'easy' first. Even if all the smiley faces drown out the frowns by far even on harder difficulty settings, I think you'll love Uncharted 3 even more if it doesn't grief you constantly.

Have a good day everyone.

Posted by Little_Socrates

Totally understandable review, in many ways I felt the same.

Other reviews for Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PlayStation 3)

    A mixed bag 0

    Let me say straight away that Uncharted 2 is my favourite game of all time so Uncharted 3 had a lot to live up to. Reading other reviews of the game, with a general consensus of "more of the same", I was hugely looking forward to this. After just completing it however I have to say that it most certainly isn't Uncharted 2.2, it's more like Uncharted 1.7.Let me start with the good : when Uncharted 3 gets it right nothing else can touch it. The standout moment for me is the cargo plane sequence wh...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.

This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.