Final week, Firefly and Fort actor Nathan Fillion posted a curious message on his Instagram web page. The actor appeared to be hinting in direction of some kind of Uncharted-related announcement and followers start to take a position. Was Fillion one way or the other concerned within the subsequent sport within the vastly widespread PS4 franchise? Or is he linked to the in-development Uncharted film?
Fillion’s teaser has now come to fruition, as an Uncharted quick movie has now been launched on-line, starring the actor as Nathan Drake himself. Allan Ungar, who has labored as a author on motion films Gridlocked and Tapped Out, served because the quick movie’s author and director. The flick is slightly below 15 minutes lengthy and sees Nathan Drake attempt to make a trademark daring escape after he’s kidnapped within the Baja Peninsula in Mexico.
Drake is suspected of getting stolen an artifact of nice worth and the proprietor has despatched his males to get it again from the well-known adventurer and infamous thief. Nevertheless, it’s only a ruse and the famed online game character is utilizing his kidnapping as a part of his bigger plan.
The movie appears to have captured the identical unbelievable combo of motion and humor because the Uncharted video games themselves. Whereas Nathan Drake is able to holding his personal, he throws punches and beats down enemies in between making wisecracks about their top and their dangerous hairstyles. In a single splendidly comical second, he even rips the ponytail off of a person’s head.
It’s unsurprising then that followers of the Uncharted collection have responded extremely positively to the quick movie. Followers have been saying for a while that they’d love Nathan Fillion to play Nathan Drake and plenty of had been dissatisfied when it appeared as if one other actor would play the function within the official, Sony-produced flick. This might be the closest factor that followers should see Nathan play Nathan and followers are very enthusiastic about that.
Many have additionally mentioned that they’d like to see a full model of the film. Certainly, the quick movie does trace at Nathan Drake’s larger motives and a extra profitable treasure haul that means larger film could be attainable. It additionally options Sully and Elena, whereas characters equivalent to Chloe Frazer are additionally hinted at, suggesting that this might change into an enormous motion caper with all the fan favorites.
Some followers have even mentioned that they’d be keen to assist a full-length characteristic movie by means of crowdfunding. Even a crowdfunded effort is unlikely to have as giant a price range because the official Uncharted film, however loads of Uncharted followers would nonetheless be completely happy to pledge their nonetheless.
Supply: YouTube – Allan Ungar