Game Trivia

Tenzin is the only character in the series who doesn't speak English, even in subtitles.

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Naughty Dog employees were given exclusive access to special multiplayer skins for Nate and Prakoso.

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The existence of the Tree of Life and its connection to the Cintamani Stone is foreshadowed throughout the game. The walls in the underground area of the Nepalese temple feature carvings of tree imagery. Also, one of the corpses from the Nazi expedition is holding a book with the image of a tree on its cover. Also, the stairs leading to the entrance of Shambhala is hidden beneath a lone, dead tree in the Tibetan monastery.

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Tenzin is voiced by Pema Dhondup. In the game, Tenzin's daughter is named Pema.

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Famous Quotes

Marco Polo: I did not tell half of what I saw, for I knew I would not be believed...

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Elena: I hope you know what you're doing.
Nate: I don't have the faintest idea!

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Chloe: Oh, is that an ancient Tibetan ritual dagger in your pocket?
Nate: Maybe I'm just happy to see you.

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Nate: Can't you assholes see the helicopter?! I've got enough **** to deal with!

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Nate: I'm sorry, do you have a plan to go along with that grenade?

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Chloe: I never asked for any of your bloody heroics!

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Nate: Tenzin! RPG? RPG! What's Tibetan for RPG?

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Nate: Here it is, Elena. The secret entrance to Shambhala.
Elena: Nate?
Nate: Yeah.
Elena: Don't see it.
Nate: Neither do I.
Elena: If I have to climb another wall...

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Elena: No, we can help you!
Harry: Sorry, love. This isn't a movie, and you're not the plucky girl who reforms the villain and saves the day. It's just not done like that.

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Connection to Other Media

Nate's diary includes a sketch of Eddy Raja with RIP below it, referencing Eddy's fate in Drake's Fortune.

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Tenzin's namesake is Tenzin Norgay, a Tibetan Sherpa who accompanied Edmund Hillary to the summit of Mount Everest, becoming one of the first people to complete the climb.

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Karl Schäfer is based on Ernst Schäfer, who led the real-life Nazi Ahnenerbe expeditions to Tibet in the 1930s. However, the real Schäfer was interned by the Allies in 1945, became a professor in Venezuela in 1949, was an adviser to King Leopold III of Belgium in 1954, and the curator of the Department of Natural History at the Lower Saxony State Museum through the 1960s. He died in 1992, long before his fictional counterpart.

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In his introductory scene, Harry has NDI printed on his shirt. This stands for Naughty Dog Incorporated.

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At the end of the Borneo area, Nate and Sully have to jump off a cliff. Sully's quip, "After you, Butch," is a shout-out to Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, which had a similar scene.

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The DLC multiplayer skins include appearances by characters from inFAMOUS, Killzone, Resistance, and Uncharted: Eye of Indra.

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If you look closely at the signs in Chapter 5, you'll find Club Raja and Hotel El Dorado. They reference an antagonist and the treasure of Drake's Fortune respectively.

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The Strange Relic you can collect is actually a Precursor Orb from the Jak and Daxter series. It appears in Chapter 5 of both this game and Drake's Fortune.

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The Cintamani is a wish-fulfilling jewel within both Hindu and Buddhist traditions. It is one of several Mani Jewels seen in Buddhist scripture.

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