Alan Wake Remaster Introduced; Coming to Xbox & PlayStation This Fall


In a shock announcement as we speak, Sam Lake, inventive director at Treatment Leisure, has confirmed that Alan Wake is getting a remastered model, which is nearing completion and can quickly launch on each Xbox (together with PC) and PlayStation platforms throughout each present and former generations.

The information comes by means of an open letter from Lake, who explains:

That is for you.

I’m past completely happy to inform you that on the time of scripting this, Alan Wake Remastered is nearing its completion. Confirmed, introduced, arising in partnership with Epic Video games Publishing. Multiplatform. PC on the Epic Video games Retailer, Xbox, and for the primary time ever, PlayStation, this era and the earlier one.

That is for you. Alan Wake got here out over 11 years in the past, and thru that point, you may have informed us time and again how a lot you’re keen on the sport, the story, the characters, and the lore. And that issues lots to us. We love this sport as nicely. I like this sport. The remaster is coming due to your help for Alan Wake by way of the years. That’s the reason we felt it was becoming to make this announcement right here, at The Sudden Cease, which has been an integral a part of the Treatment neighborhood since again in 2012, when it began out as an Alan Wake fansite. The Treatment neighborhood wouldn’t be what it’s as we speak with out The Sudden Cease, and we wished to point out our gratitude by telling you about Alan Wake Remastered proper right here. So thanks, Rachel, and everybody else, for supporting Treatment and our video games by way of all these years.

Early on within the sport Alan Wake says, “In a horror story the sufferer retains asking why – however there might be no rationalization, and there shouldn’t be one, the unanswered thriller is what stays with us the longest, and it’s what we keep in mind in the long run.” That is an thought near my coronary heart. Tales that make me suppose excite me, tales the place all the pieces isn’t freely handed out to me or wrapped up neatly, the place I’m left with a thriller. Mysteries are magical to me, they maintain a promise, and I’m typically happier with that than a last reply. That is what we as a staff, and I because the lead author of Alan Wake, got down to create for you a very long time in the past.

This story and character had been private in some ways. Alan Wake, being a author himself, gave me a possibility to make use of what I do and love as a author as a component within the story. Alan Wake additionally contained the thriller of forests and lakes, that are valuable to me as a Finn. And, as a substitute of a targeted one-note horror fare, it was this unusual, even wasteful mixture of horror, humor and supernatural thriller. I additionally like it as a result of it turned out to be a really onerous sport to make, with many struggles alongside the way in which, and that makes me even prouder of what we achieved.

The unique sport was solely out there for Xbox 360 and some years later, PC. We’re thrilled in regards to the alternative to carry the remastered model out for a brand new era of platforms. I’m excited to listen to what you concentrate on Alan Wake.

Alan Wake Remastered is the unique expertise you fell in love with all these years in the past. We didn’t need to change that. However the visuals throughout, together with the character mannequin of Alan Wake himself and the cinematics, have been up to date and improved with some selection next-generation upgrades.

Alan Wake Remastered will launch this fall. Keep tuned for extra info quickly.

That is for you. I hope you take pleasure in it, both once more, like assembly an previous good friend, or for the primary time.


Sam Lake, Artistic Director, Treatment Leisure

Alan Wake is Treatment Leisure’s third-person motion/journey sport from 2010, which launched as an unique for Xbox 360. The newly remastered model will mark the primary time it has been out there to play on PlayStation.

The developer’s most up-to-date sport, Management, is ready inside the Alan Wake universe. Notably, Treatment has additionally confirmed that’s at the moment engaged on a brand new sport set inside the similar lore.


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