Updated Title Publisher
Updated Title Publisher
Updated Title
Published Title Score Editor's Choice
Published Title Score

On a small boat in Panama, reporter Elena Fisher and treasure hunter Nathan Drake retrieve the coffin of famous explorer Sir Frances Drake.

Nate, a self proclaimed descendant of Drake, finds within the journal filled with hand-drawn charts, illustrations and notes by the adventurer himself. According to Nate, “When Drake sailed into the Pacific he took the Spanish fleet completely by surprise. He captured their ships, he took all their maps, their letters, their journals - and he recorded everything in this diary. But when he got back to England, Queen Elizabeth confiscated all of his charts and logbooks,” including the one found in his coffin. According to the journal it was the grand treasure of El Dorado that Drake found on his journey. Nate and Victor “Sully” Sullivan quickly set sail for the Amazon, where the journal notes the beginning of their adventure.

After some grand messes and close calls, Nathan eventually finds a projector and document in Drake’s own hand:

“My end is near. The devils hunt for me in the darkness. The gold of El Dorado bears a terrible curse; the Spaniards have unleashed hell, and become as demons. My men have all been murdered, leaving the task to me alone. No ship will depart this island; I destroyed them all, and drowned the cursed city. A thing of such great evil must never leave these shores. In my final hour, I commend my soul to God. May He have mercy on this unholy place.”

Turns out that El Dorado, the famed city of gold, is actually a large gold sarcophagus that carries a curse. Making his way toward El Dorado’s new location while being pursued by Gabriel Roman, Atoq Navarro, and their goons - Sully and Nate arrive too late as Roman reveals the horrified mummy inside and unleashes a terrible virus that turns him into the feral creatures Nate has been battling.

Navarro orders the treasure be taken away by helicopter and Nate clings to the net, hitching a ride to a cargo ship. A final showdown with Navarro leads to the statue and Navarro being dragged to the bottom of the ocean floor.

No Comments
Guide Information
  • Publisher
    Sony Computer Entertainment
  • Platforms,
    PS3, PS4
  • Genre
    Action Adventure
  • Guide Release
    20 August 2014
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
  • Guide Author
    Stephanie Barnes

Share this free guide:

The Uncharted series has been an award winning and cutting edge since it’s first release. Now, Naughty Dog has continued its success with Uncharted 3. The groundbreaking use of fire, water, and sand push the limits of the engines’ abilities. Return to the world of Nathan Drake in his new adventure, 20 years in the making.

Inside the guide:

  • 100% Chapter Completion;
  • All Treasures included in the Walkthrough itself;
  • Treasure Checklist by chapter;
  • Trophy Guide covering all trophies and how to obtain them.

Get a Gamer Guides Premium account: