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Another Uncharted game from Naughty Dog is ‘unlikely,’ studio says

Samit Sarkar
 

Naughty Dog has ‘lots of other ideas’ Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, the upcoming Uncharted side story starring Chloe Frazer and Nadine Ross, will almost certainly be the final entry in the franchise from developer Naughty Dog, the studio said in an interview with Game Informer. The adventures of series hero Nathan Drake concluded in last year’s Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, but Naughty Dog is following up that acclaimed game with a stand-alone title featuring the franchise’s strongest female characters not named Elena Fisher.

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, which Naughty Dog announced at PlayStation Experience 2016, will tell the story of Frazer — who debuted in Uncharted 2: Among Thieves and also appeared in Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception — enlisting the help of Uncharted 4’s Nadine Ross in the search for an Indian artifact known as the Tusk of Ganesh. The Lost Legacy takes place about a year after the events of Uncharted 4, in which Ross eventually decided to abandon the hunt for Captain Henry Avery’s treasure in a moment reminiscent of the ending of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.

Naughty Dog is developing The Lost Legacy itself, and the game will likely wrap up the Uncharted franchise for good — at least as far as Naughty Dog is concerned. “I would say that Naughty Dog doing an Uncharted after this is unlikely,” studio co-president Evan Wells told Game Informer.

“I would never say never, but we've got The Last of Us Part 2 on our plates and there's so much other stuff that [we want to explore]. ” Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune, the first entry in the…

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