Naughty Dog has now confirmed that Uncharted 4 will not be released in 2015. The game has been delayed until 2016.
Naughty Dog made the shocking announcement on the PlayStation Blog. The developer notes that it needs a few extra months to ensure the game releases to the "teams's high standards".
Naughty Dog also mentioned that Uncharted 4 "is much more "ambitious" than previously thought. It was a difficult choice, but they had to delay it to add all the features they want in the game.
Uncharted 4 was expected to be come out for the PS4 just in time for Christmas 2015. Now Naughty Dog is aiming for a Spring 2016 release date. For those of us living in New Zealand, this is Autumn 2016.