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Unexplored is a series spanning over 10 years that has captured the hearts of many players over the years. It’s also, arguably, caught the attention of people who aren’t great at games. I vividly remember seeing friends playing the game as a teenager and being totally captivated by the story even though I had never played it myself (is that embarrassing? Ah well) . In any event. Unexplored fans now have a new way to delve into Nathan Drake’s world with the upcoming film, and people are ecstatic.
If you want to know more about the Unexplored movie, its cast, and the action-packed story, here’s your guide to everything we know.
What is Uncharted?
On the gaming side, Unexplored is an action-adventure series from Naughty Dog. The first game, Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune, was released in 2007 and since then the series has grown steadily with additions Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009), Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception (2011), Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (2016) and Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (2017).
The series centers around treasure hunters Nathan Drake and Chloe Frazer who explore all corners of the globe and understandably run into a lot of issues along the way.
The Unexplored The film builds on this story and is described as “a prequel to the games, starring Holland as a young Drake, showing us details of how he met and befriended Sully. “.
Uncharted movie trailer
Fans saw an official trailer on October 22, and the movie feels like an action-packed, but also pretty darn funny, trip.
Check it out for yourself here:
Who is in the cast?
Tom holland (Spider-Man reunion) plays the role of Nathan Drake, Mark Wahlberg (Ted) is Victor Sullivan aka Sully, Sophie ali (The Savages) plays Chloé Frazer, Tati Gabrielle (The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) plays Braddock and Antonio Banderas (Puss in Boots) is also appearing.
Here’s a guide to the characters in the game, if you want to keep reading.
What is the film’s release date?
The Unexplored the film is slated for a release date of February 18, 2022, in Australia. Hoping Covid doesn’t oppose it, right?
Anything else I should know?
If you want to get your hands on the PlayStation games before you watch the movie, you can find most of them on Amazon. Here is a list of options that deserve your attention:
- Uncharted The Nathan Drake Collection (PlayStation 4) – $ 21.00
This includes Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, and Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception.
- Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (PlayStation 4) – $ 18.00
- Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (PlayStation 4) – $ 19.95