The Uncharted 4 multiplayer trailer at Paris Games Week 2015 and a U4 MP gameplay footage has unveiled tons of new information on the changes and new features to the game. We take a close look and detail everything we can find about the multiplayer feature.
Uncharted 4 Multiplayer Trailer Reveals
The Last of Us Mechanics
Several features in The Last of Us Multiplayer features finds its way into U4 MP. While there is no listening mode, you can see the location of your enemies and teammates on the radar whenever they fire their weapons. Take note that your radar does not display any structures at all so you?ll have to take a guess on where your enemies are located.
The downed state also finds its way as you can approach fallen teammates to revive them. Because of the introduction of the downed state, there is now stats for downing enemies and KOs.
U4 MP has side-kicks who are AI controlled teammates deployable by racking enough in-game currency in the current MP match. Here are all the skills of the side-kicks according to IGN:
Hunter: tracks nearest opponent and charges against them to a headlock.
Sniper: Provides cover fire.
Savior: Revives allies and allows faster recharge of items.
Brite: A heavily-armored soldier who carries a gatling gun.
The supernatural elements of the Uncharted series, now called Mysticals, makes its way in U4 MP. Here are all the Mysticals revealed so far according to IGN:
Cintamani Stone: Heals all teammates within range and the gameplay footage also shows it being able to revive players from the downed state.
Spirit of the Djinn: Enables you to teleport to short distances.
El Dorado: Spectres are spewed to track down and easily clear a cluster of enemies.
A faster paced gameplay is now possible with the introduction of grappling hooks. It can also be used to soar into the air and end KO your foe with a hard punch in the face.
Uncharted 4 will be released on March 18, 2016 exclusively for the PS4. Those at PGW can play the demo of U4 MP. Those who purchased Uncharted: The Nathan Drake collection will be granted access to the U4 MP beta which starts from December 4 to 13 this year.