Uncharted 4

Finding Objectives: The Hint System One of the most alluring qualities of the Uncharted series is the thrill of exploration and discovery with minimal AI assistance. Here, you won’t be smothered by an excessive amount of handholding by means of mini-maps, radars, animated route guidance, and constant objective reminders. There’s very little to none of that here, and it’s wonderful. You ar...

You can access the game options and change the difficulty anytime you wish. The difficulty modes are Explorer, Light, Moderate, Hard, and Crushing. To understand Uncharted 4’s difficulty settings, you should first understand that the game is designed in such a way that the more you struggle through an area (resulting in multiple deaths), the more the game implements incremental stages of assi...

Nathan’s Journal is obtained in Scotland, Chapter 8 “The Grave of Henry Avery.” The Journal is basically Nate’s diary where he compiles notes, letters, and pictures he’s found or sketched during his journey. Check it regularly for context, clues, and Nathan’s great sense of humor about things he encounters. Press the touch pad to access the Journal and use the right stick to peruse ...

Checkpoints allow you to restart (after dying) at a particular point within the chapter. Checkpoints occur on a sliding scale, one that adjusts to your style of gameplay. The more you get stuck the more help you receive. Features that are adjusted include: combat difficulty, ammo pickup frequency, amount of checkpoints reached after objective completion, and stealth or combat kills in a row. For m...

We won’t bore you with all the features in the control options, but there are a few interesting things that can change your gameplay experience in a big way. Check out these features: L3/R3/X In the Control options menu, you can chose the default commands assigned to L3, R3, and X. Or you can select one of the five alternative configurations. These variations adjust where the following comm...

The options available at the main menu are the following: Story, Multiplayer, Treasures, Statistics, Credits, and Options. Here’s a quick breakdown of the fun and strategic features. Treasures The Treasures option allows you to see and virtually hold all of the Treasures you’ve collected on your adventure. You can zoom into the object using the L2 button and rotate it using the right stic...