Uncharted 4: A Thief's End brought home another award. The Naughty Dog's action-adventure packed game won an award for "Outstanding Achievement in Character Animation for a Video Game" at the Annie Awards last Saturday. The other nominees for the said award were Titanfall 2, The Witcher 3 expansion pack, and the mobile game Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends.
Neil Druckman congratulates the game's animators' through Twitter. Druckman posted: "Congrats to our kickass animators on their win tonight". Outstanding Achievement in Character Animation is the only video game award at the Annie Awards.
Uncharted 4 won multiple awards at The Game Awards last December. Some the awards that Uncharted 4 won last December are "Best Performance" and "Best Narrative". The game is also nominated for the same award at the upcoming Game Developers Choice Awards and SXSW Awards. The Best Animated Feature was awarded to Disney's Zootopia. Other nominees were Finding Dory, Kubo and the Two Strings, Kung Fu Panda 3, and Moana.
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End is an action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog and was published by Sony Computer Entertainment for a PlayStation 4 platform. The game was released last May 10, 2016. Uncharted 4: Thief's End was set several years after the events of Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception.
The game's story revolves around the main protagonist Nathan Drake who had already retired from fortune hunting. Nathan Drake reunites with his brother Sam and his longtime partner Sully to search for clues for Captain Henry Avery's location. Captain Henry Avery has a long lost treasure wherein Nathan Drake needs to find in order to save his brother Sam.
After the game's release, Uncharted 4: Thief's End was highly anticipated by its fans and was widely acclaimed by video game publications. Most critics praised the game for the improvement on its gameplay mechanics, narrative, visual design and emotional depth.