The Drake's Fortune subtitle is a reference to the fictional main character, Nathan Drake, who believes himself to be a descendant of famed explorer Sir Francis Drake A 400-year-old clue in the coffin of Sir Francis Drake sets the modern-day fortune hunter on an exploration for the fabled treasure of El Dorado, leading to the discovery of a forgotten island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. The search turns deadly when Drake becomes stranded on the island and hunted by mercenaries. Outnumbered and outgunned, Drake and his companions must fight to survive as they begin to unravel the terrible secrets hidden on the Island. Written by
One ordinary man... one extraordinary adventure.
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The Naughty Dog development team intended the game's main setting, the island, to play a big role in the overall experience. Feeling too many games used bleak, dark settings with dull color schemes, they wanted the island to be a vibrant, believable game world that immersed the player and encouraged exploration. See more
During the El Goddamn Dorado scene, the hat wearing mercenary next to Drake switches places with the other mercenary and back again during Roman's coughing. See more
You just count to five and pull the cord. Easy, right?
[jumps off and pulls parachute cord
Referenced in Troldspejlet: Episode #42.11