Sony announced that it is making the multiplayer for Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception free-to-play. It will be free up until Level 15, at which time your save experience will accrue until you raise the Level Cap to 25 for $4.99 or remove the Level Cap restrictions for $19.99; the Co-op Arena will be $9.99 and Co-op Adventure will be $11.99.
“To date, more than 3.5 million people have played in over 37 million matches of Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Multiplayer,” writes Eric Monacelli, Community Strategist at Naughty Dog. “All Free-to-Play players will become a part of this same player pool of over a half a million passionate players actively playing our game every month. So if you haven’t tried yet, you have no excuse to not be playing one of the most exciting multiplayer experiences on the PS3 — it’s free! Join the adventure starting today.”
An Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception Deception Game of the Year Edition will also launch for $39.99 in the in-game store, that includes the single player with all 12 DLC maps, all Co-Op multiplayer modes, and over 40 character skins. Long time players will receive a custom Naughty Dog Paw on their rank icon and get the Naughty Dog Paw shirt for custom characters.
Source: PlayStation Blog