Following the cringeworthy admission by a popular gaming news site that its previewer had mistaken a remastered Uncharted 2 for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End during TGS 2015, the game’s creative director has responded in a hilarious fashion.
Naughty Dog’s Neil Druckmann, in an obvious dig at the site in question, tweeted out a screenshot of Atari 2600 game Pitfall, purporting it to showcase some of Uncharted 4’s new gameplay.
New Uncharted 4 screenshot showing off the rope mechanic. 😉 pic.twitter.com/sRvdP1kSSg
— Neil Druckmann (@Neil_Druckmann) October 14, 2015
Today’s blunder must surely go down as one of the most embarrassing video game journalism mishaps in recent memory. Can you recall any other errors that left their authors as red-faced as this? Let us know in the comments below.