The Progression of the Uncharted Series

September 23, 2009 Written by Jonathan Leack


Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune has been known by many to be one of the most beautiful games of all time, and rightfully so. The game was released nearly 2 years ago in November 2007, and it was quickly recognized for being an incredibly realistic experience. Everything from the texture detail to the believable lifelike animations of the characters made it a very memorable game.

Naughty Dog’s Uncharted 2: Among Thieves is fast approaching with its mid-October release date, and millions of gamers across the globe are growing more and more excited. A multi-player closed beta has been underway for roughly a week now, and soon tens of thousands will join once the beta becomes open to the public. This colossal game has quickly captivated thousands of fans by surpassing its predecessor with even more realistic visuals, and a plethora of new content. Uncharted 2 is undoubtedly contender for the best-looking video-game to date, and there have only been a handful of games besides Uncharted 2 that have impressed so many people and shown off just how far technology and gaming have come.

Check out the montage below that shows the evolution the Uncharted series starting with the first alpha feed evolving into the final version of Uncharted, and then into what is formally known as Uncharted 2: Among Thieves: