Naughty Dog has apologised for using Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag concept art in its Uncharted 4 Story trailer. Sony has removed the trailer and replaced it with a new version of the video that features a different piece of framed artwork.
"In our eagerness to get the story trailer out we made a regrettable mistake and didn't thoroughly vet the art work used for an in game painting," said Naughty Dog. "We hold all artistry in high regard and take full responsibility for having allowed this to happen.
"We want to sincerely apologize to everyone at Ubisoft, the Assassin's Creed team, the original artist, and our fans."
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End releases on the 26th of April in North America, on the 29th of April in UK, and on the 27th of April in the remaining Pal regions.