Today, in honor of the 12th anniversary of Alan Wake‘s original publication This week, Remedy provided some new news about the franchise. Included was the announcement that the Remastered Alan Wake is coming to Switch this year, as well as some more details about the barely-spoken TV show adaptation that was first announced in 2018.
In a video released today by Remedy, the people behind it Alan Wake
First, Alan Wake Remastered comes to the switch. This will be a digital-only release, which is a bummer for fans of physical media. On the plus side, however, Remedy has confirmed that this won’t be a streaming title. This is a nice change from the last Remedy game that made its way to the Switch. steering. The game could only streamed on the Switch with a constant online internet connection and suffered from common game streaming issues such as lag, latency and pixelation. Getting a real port to the switch, even a purely digital one, is much preferred.
No release date has been announced for the Switch port beyond this fall. But this is a perfect time to revisit the chilling third-person shooter starring author and devout coffee drinker Alan Wake.
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The other interesting piece of Alan Wake The news shared in the video was confirmation that the TV show based on the game is still happening and will now be an AMC series. We knew, although I had almost forgotten, that a Alan Wake Show came as Remedy announced this in 2018. But four years later, we now know that AMC is working with the developers to create the show. In a press release, Remedy stated that “there’s still a long way to go before the series becomes a reality,” so I don’t expect to be watching that anytime soon. Speaking of long waits…
Also included in the video was the unveiling of a few Alan Wake 2 concept art. But beyond that, there was little news about the sequel. It seems that we will have to wait a long time before we can play the next entry in the franchise after the original game and its spin-off, American nightmare.
Meanwhile, Remedy announced last month it is made new Max Payne 1 and 2 with the help of Rockstar Games.