Release List Reviews Shop Join News DVD Giveaways Video Games Advertise
DVD Reviews | Theatrical Reviews | Price Search Buy Stuff Here
Video Game Talk
HD Reviews
 



Go Back   DVD Talk Forum > Entertainment Discussions > Video Game Talk

Video Game Talk The Place to talk about and trade Video & PC Games

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 06-15-17, 06:16 PM   #276
mattysemo247
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
mattysemo247's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 9,681
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Yes, but it's also included in the Uncharted 4 season pass.
__________________
Xbox Gamertag: Skillz 247 LP Playstation ID: Skillz247LP Wii U: Skillz247LP Wii Code: 3960 3828 1411 7474
My Blu Ray Collection
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-17, 07:37 PM   #277
The Questyen
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
The Questyen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Arizona
Posts: 1,789
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Quote:
Originally Posted by mattysemo247 View Post
Yes, but it's also included in the Uncharted 4 season pass.
That's because they already sold people that season pass on a promise of content. When they decided instead of small dlc they were going to make something bigger they had to still include it or people would have wanted their money back.
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-15-17, 09:14 PM   #278
mattysemo247
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
mattysemo247's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 9,681
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

That's fine, still works for me.
__________________
Xbox Gamertag: Skillz 247 LP Playstation ID: Skillz247LP Wii U: Skillz247LP Wii Code: 3960 3828 1411 7474
My Blu Ray Collection
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-17, 08:52 AM   #279
james2025a
DVD Talk Ultimate Edition
 
james2025a's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 4,429
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

I completed this game about 3 weeks ago. It was good, but it feels like this series is being left behind in the dust by the rebooted Tomb Raider series. The graphics in this game are always amazing, but the character has always felt clunky. And to say i was sick to death of climbing shit in this game is an understatement. It felt more like a climbing simulator than anything else. The Tomb Raider games have really looked at the problems the last few games have had, rectified them and then given a new boost of life to the characters by making it semi open world and allowing Lara much more freedomg of movement. Thats what this series needs.

I would like to see another installment, but it really needs big changes to keep this series interesting and not just something pretty to look at.
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-17, 10:34 AM   #280
slop101
DVD Talk Hero
 
slop101's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: So. Cal.
Posts: 33,317
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Agreed - while I've liked all the Uncharted games just fine, I definitely preferred the last two Tomb Raider games to any Uncharted game.
__________________
Nobody exists on purpose, nobody belongs anywhere, everybody's going to die, come watch TV.
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-16-17, 10:54 AM   #281
fumanstan
DVD Talk Godfather
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Irvine, CA
Posts: 51,516
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

For me, the game play of Tomb Raider has eclipsed Uncharted for pure fun in movement and combat, but Uncharted's story and characters still immensely more entertaining then Tomb Raider.

That said, the series hardly needs big changes. This entry sold a shit ton and was incredibly popular. I'm looking forward to the DLC quite a bit.
__________________
4x Sheep Champion
VG Round 1b | VG Round 7 | NFL | SHEEPERHERO II

And of course you can GFY. -chess
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-17-17, 11:23 AM   #282
RichC2
DVD Talk Hero
 
Join Date: May 2001
Posts: 35,799
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

I mostly agree, they don't "have" to change anything, the franchise is still hugely popular. But yeah, Tomb Raider wins, easily, in terms of gameplay, Uncharted in terms of characters and storytelling.

I had a similar issue with Last of Us, which was beautifully realized but just kind of blah to actually play.
  Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-17, 01:15 PM   #283
fumanstan
DVD Talk Godfather
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Irvine, CA
Posts: 51,516
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Some previews for Lost Legacy are out now.

Polygon - https://www.polygon.com/2017/7/25/16...s4-naughty-dog

Gamespot - https://www.gamespot.com/articles/ho.../1100-6451963/

IGN - http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/07/...edom-than-ever
__________________
4x Sheep Champion
VG Round 1b | VG Round 7 | NFL | SHEEPERHERO II

And of course you can GFY. -chess
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-17, 08:57 AM   #284
fumanstan
DVD Talk Godfather
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Irvine, CA
Posts: 51,516
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Lost Legacy reviews are out, currently an 85 on Metacritic.

http://www.metacritic.com/game/plays...-legacy?ref=hp

90 from Gamespot - https://www.gamespot.com/reviews/unc.../1900-6416735/

85 from Polygon - https://www.polygon.com/2017/8/17/16...-4-naughty-dog

7.5 from IGN - http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/08/...-legacy-review

I didn't get the Season Pass but preordered this standalone, can't wait to play it as a fan of Chloe
__________________
4x Sheep Champion
VG Round 1b | VG Round 7 | NFL | SHEEPERHERO II

And of course you can GFY. -chess
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-17, 05:46 PM   #285
fumanstan
DVD Talk Godfather
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Irvine, CA
Posts: 51,516
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

__________________
4x Sheep Champion
VG Round 1b | VG Round 7 | NFL | SHEEPERHERO II

And of course you can GFY. -chess
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-20-17, 08:43 AM   #286
bluetoast
DVD Talk Legend
 
bluetoast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 10,013
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Pre-loading the game now. Got in on the awesome deal last Dec when it was pretty cheap.
__________________
Uh oh...
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-20-17, 04:16 PM   #287
mattysemo247
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
mattysemo247's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 9,681
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Same here. At 44GB, this is one hefty DLC.
__________________
Xbox Gamertag: Skillz 247 LP Playstation ID: Skillz247LP Wii U: Skillz247LP Wii Code: 3960 3828 1411 7474
My Blu Ray Collection
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-20-17, 04:44 PM   #288
Decker
DVD Talk Hero
 
Decker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Vegas, Baby!
Posts: 36,071
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

Interesting, I could never "Pre-Order" it before -- I also got it with the cheap Season Pass deal at Best Buy. Now it shows in the store as Free for me and I got the pre-order theme. I wonder if I will get Jack & Daxter as well (I'm not supposed to with the Season Pass, but we shall see -- on the store page it says I'm not eligible for the Dynamic Theme either but I got that).
Anyone with the Season Pass who hasn't done so yet, go claim the game now so you at least get the free pre-order theme.

Personally I still never finished Uncharted 4 . Better get back to it before playing this expansion.
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-21-17, 03:52 PM   #289
Mike86
DVD Talk Legend
 
Mike86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 14,009
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

I haven't played the fourth game yet as I don't have a PS4. Is The Lost Legacy a totally new game or just packaged DLC or what? Also is Drake out going forward? I probably won't play the fourth game or the new one for a while as I don't plan to buy a PS4 anytime soon so I don't care about spoilers.
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-21-17, 03:56 PM   #290
Decker
DVD Talk Hero
 
Decker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Vegas, Baby!
Posts: 36,071
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

^ I do, so if you talk about the ending, please spoilerize it.

I know it's been out for a year but I'm still working through it. Man, it's taking me a long time. Levels are just huge.
__________________
Xbox Live: Decker 01........... My 360's Blog
PSN Gamertag : Decker01

GAME CENTER ID : DECKER 01

I haven't seen Evil Dead 2.....yet.
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-21-17, 03:56 PM   #291
bluetoast
DVD Talk Legend
 
bluetoast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 10,013
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

It's a totally new game, you can buy it separately for $40. Still includes the multiplayer from UC4 (which itself receives an expansion related to the new game).
__________________
Uh oh...
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-21-17, 04:01 PM   #292
Decker
DVD Talk Hero
 
Decker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Vegas, Baby!
Posts: 36,071
Re: Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (PS4, 5/10/2016)

It's a new game, but it's considerably shorter than an Uncharted game. I read it's 6 hrs to play through.

https://www.polygon.com/2017/8/17/16...-4-naughty-dog
Quote:

Though initially announced as downloadable content for last year’s Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, The Lost Legacy is much more than a simple add-on or expansion. Sony has since shifted The Lost Legacy to “stand-alone” status, and for good reason: This is a real, full Uncharted game. It’s shorter than the other entries in the series, sure, but it’s also a fully developed, energetic and satisfying adventure.

The biggest surprise — and perhaps a proof of concept for future Sony developers who may take a shot at the Uncharted franchise after Naughty Dog has moved on — is that Uncharted: The Lost Legacy pulls all of this off without the help of longtime protagonist Nathan Drake. In fact, at times it feels better for his absence.]
__________________
Xbox Live: Decker 01........... My 360's Blog
PSN Gamertag : Decker01

GAME CENTER ID : DECKER 01

I haven't seen Evil Dead 2.....yet.
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:38 AM.

...
Rules - DVD Talk - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

Copyright 2011 DVDTalk.com All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.2.0