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    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune

    Game » consists of 11 releases. Released Nov 19, 2007

    Become Nathan Drake, a treasure hunter and descendant of famed explorer Sir Francis Drake as he searches for the lost treasure of El Dorado.

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    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune review.

    Capsule Review:
     
    Uncharted: Drake's Fortune is Naughty Dog's first attempt at developing a shooter. Should you go ahead and play the game, this much will be obvious.  Combat is clunky, enemies too resilient and many action sequences feel overly long.  However, if you are willing to persevere, the rest of Uncharted is far more rewarding.  Superb voice acting (mostly thanks to Nolan North) makes taking in the somewhat predictable plot surprisingly enjoyable.  The detailed visuals, fantastic animation and engaging platforming all cement the Drake’s Fortune’s position as a PS3 exclusive you should certainly make time for. 

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        Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune tells the story of Nathan Drake, a treasure hunter, as well as a descendant of the famous historical figure Sir Francis Drake. Drake and his friend, Sully, are chasing the ancient lost city of El Dorado. Together, accompanied by journalist Elena, they follow clues in the journal that belonged to Francis Drake himself. You can expect some plot twists here and there, and for the most part, the story is great. It starts off slowly, introducing you to the character...

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      I wanted to like it more 0

      Uncharted looks great, there is no denying that.  The story is also decent, and the gun play is functional, so why don't i like it more?   Uncharted, for those who don't know, is Gears of War meets Tomb Raider meets Indiana Jones.  The influence from Indiana Jones is in the story, and that bit is really well told.  Nathan Drake is a great action hero and Nolan North really brings him to life.  I also ended up actually liking the obligatory love interest and the villains are suitably evil.  There...

      5 out of 5 found this review helpful.

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