In January, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves broke the 2.5 million sales mark since it was released in November 2009. In just over a month since, the game has sold another million units becoming the fastest selling first-party title in PlayStation history. In addition, Uncharted 2 has also garnered more than 150 other industry awards, and has over 1.5 million online users worldwide.
It’s no surprise that Naughty Dog’s unique combination of storytelling cinematics, frantic action sequences, challenging traversal and tricky puzzle solving has been recognized across the industry and worldwide. Uncharted 2: Among Thieves took the Interactive Achievement Awards by storm this week, grabbing ten awards, the most for any one title. It also won Overall Game of the Year for 2009, which is the second time PlayStation has been awarded this coveted honor by the academy.