Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (Sony PlayStation 3, 2007)
Move over, Indiana Jones. Step aside, Lara Croft. Video gaming has a new adventurer in Uncharted: Drake's Fortune. Trapped on a... Read More
Move over, Indiana Jones. Step aside, Lara Croft. Video gaming has a new adventurer in Uncharted: Drake's Fortune. Trapped on a tropical island crawling with pirates, treasure hunter Nathan Drake seeks out the legendary fortune of his apparent ancestor, Sir Francis Drake. He'll explore ancient forts, lush jungles, mysterious catacombs, and other exotic areas, using a combination of firearms and hand-to-hand combat to defeat enemies. A female filmmaker named Elena Fisher accompanies Drake to document his latest exploits.<br><br>As with more famous video game heroes, Drake is no slouch when it comes to feats of agility, from swinging on vines to leaping over rocks to shimmying across precarious ledges. He must also seek out and use cover to protect himself from enemy gunfire. Dramatic chase sequences on watercraft and in a jeep are included for a cinematic feel, and over 50 minutes of cut-scenes help flesh out the swashbuckling story. Drake's Fortune is developer Naughty Dog's (Crash Bandicoot, Jak and Daxter) first foray on PlayStation 3. Minimize
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May 29, 2008
Immerse Yourself in Drake's Fortune, PS3's interactive movie
Pros: stunning picture quality and sound quality immerse you in this movie style video game
Cons: why couldn't Lara Croft look this good?
Games like this are why the PS3 and home theater exist! Or is it the other way around? Either way, this game looks and plays great! Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 28, 2007
A technical showpiece that shows what the PS3 is capable of.
Pros: Jaw dropping texture detail, animation and lighting. Fun gameplay and an interesting story.
Cons: Wave after wave of enemies can get frustrating at times.
Uncharted: Drakes fortune really shows what the PS3 is technically capable of and it's an exciting, fast paced adventure that is a blast from start to finish. Read More at Epinions.com
Mar 15, 2008
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune promises a bright future for the PS3
Pros: Amazing graphics
Excellent voice acting and characters
Just plain fun!
Cons: A bit too linear
No multiplayer at all
Buy this game, it's a beautiful and fun adventure game. A bright example of what the PS3 can do! Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 26, 2013
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune
Pros: Action-oriented gameplay with breezy climbing and good combat
Cons: Not as good as the sequel for certain, why is everything green
9/10 Read More at Epinions.com
Feb 12, 2008
Maybe You Should Chart It
Pros: True replay value and great graphics
Cons: Maybe a tad too easy, but just a tad.
This is a must have game. Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 18, 2009
I Finally Completed A PS3 Game!!
Pros: Beautiful graphics.
Variety of game play (combat, puzzles, etc.)
You can manually save the game!
Cons: Treasures are hard to find.
If you like a game with a mixture of puzzles and combat, I highly recommend this game. Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 31, 2013
Uncharted - One Great Game!
Pros: Great story, great graphics, cool theme song.
Cons: I've got nothing!
If you like Indiana Jones, this game is definitely for you! Read More at Epinions.com
Feb 20, 2008
Tomb Raider but without the bosoms
Pros: Jaw dropping graphics and fabulous storyline
Cons: Bit short.
Get it, play it and tell your friends about it! Read More at Epinions.com
Sep 6, 2012
This is awesome
Pros: great graphics, amazing music, amazing story and gameplay along with amazing characters and voice acting.
Cons: The control can be frustrating for jumping and it's a little short depending on difficulty.
This is a game that is a must buy, or at least a rental. I rate it an 8/10 on my personal score. Read More at Epinions.com
Feb 27, 2011
A brilliant adventure!
Pros: A beautiful environmental game and platformer
Cons: None Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 7, 2011
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune - Hope you're not afraid of heights
Pros: fun platform/shooting gameplay, exciting story, superb voice acting, visually stunning
Cons: melee combat, aiming reticule, short and linear
Drake's Fortune is a definite must have for the PS3, and the start of a new successful series with exciting gameplay and beautiful scale. Read More at Epinions.com