Naughty Dog Sheds More Light on Multiplayer Removal from Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection | Power Up Gaming
Naughty Dog has today elaborated on the removal of Uncharted 2 and 3's multiplayer components from the upcoming Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection. Following a presentation at EGX 2015 on the history of the series, Naughty Dog's community strategist Arne Meyer was questioned by Power Up Gaming on the removal of online gameplay from Uncharted 2: Among Thieves and Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception in the Bluepoint Games-ported compilation. Naughty Dog's Arne Meyer (left) discussing the history of the Uncharted series during EGX 2015. Photo copyright © Power Up Gaming. In response, Meyer reiterated the fact that the two games have an existing online population that Naughty Dog didn't want to splinter, while also shedding a little more light on the decision-making process: "It was a really difficult decision for us, but it was one that we actually took early on, because we were thinking about both our player population – we still have players playing Uncharted 2 and Uncharted 3