Remedy Entertainment and Epic Games Publishing today announced the global release of “Alan Wake 2”. The long-awaited sequel to the award-winning 2010 psychological thriller is now available on the Epic Games Store, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
“Alan Wake 2” immerses players in a psychological horror story through two playable characters: Saga Anderson risks her life to solve a deadly murder mystery in the Pacific Northwest, while Alan Wake tries to rework his reality and explore the depths. Do “Dark Place”, a nightmare version of New York City.
“We have reached the end of a long journey to return to the story of Alan Wake,” said Sam Lake, creative director of Remedy Entertainment. “We would like to thank our fans and partners for their support. With this first survival horror game, we can go deeper and create an intensely atmospheric and psychologically twisted story like never before.”
Powered by Remedy Entertainment’s in-house Northlight engine and the power of current consoles and PCs, players face powerful supernatural enemies in breathtakingly exciting scenarios. Anderson and Wake are two protagonists on two desperate journeys into two different realities mysteriously connected.
For behind-the-scenes insight and information about the characters, story and development team behind Alan Wake 2, check out the latest episode of Remedy’s Behind-the-Scenes series.
The original Alan Wake was critically acclaimed, won multiple Game of the Year awards, and was about a desperate writer in search of his missing wife. With each page of a horror book he supposedly wrote himself, the story becomes more and more real. A modern remaster of the title, Alan Wake Remastered, is also available. Additionally, Alan Wake 2 is playable on NVIDIA GeForce NOW, giving players direct access to GeForce PC performance on almost any device.