Alan Wake 2 recently confirmed a brand new playable character for gamers and it won’t be Alan Wake.
Alan Wake 2 just recently received a new gameplay trailer during the PlayStation Showcase event and confirmed a new playable character other than Alan Wake for the game. Remedy Entertainment’s Alan Wake 2 has been much-anticipated for years now, but today’s PlayStation Showcase was the first time gamers got a close-up look at the game’s gameplay.
The initial Alan Wake 2 trailer from 2021 doesn’t reveal much about the game. It confirmed that Alan Wake would be back, with next-gen PCs and consoles as the targeted platforms and 2023 as the release year, but not much else for gamers. The new trailer confirms more details about this upcoming survival horror game including its definite release date.
The Alan Wake 2 release date is October 17, at which point the title will launch for PC through the Epic Games Store, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X with pre-orders now open. The trailer introduces the new character Saga Anderson, who will act as the character that the player will control in Alan Wake 2. Anderson is an FBI agent investigating the mysterious murders at Bright Falls, with his Her investigation will intersect with Alan Wake’s story. Anderson is a character portrayed by Lead Writer and Creative Director Sam Lake.
The gameplay footage in the trailer shows Anderson exploring an abandoned general store with an over-the-shoulder view that looks a lot like Resident Evil 2 Remake and other recent RE games. Then something will burst through the wall for a moment to create a pretty effective jumpscare, emphasizing Remedy’s claim that Alan Wake 2 will be a more pure horror experience. .
While Anderson is the main focus of this new Alan Wake 2 trailer, she won’t be the game’s only playable character. Alan Wake 2 will feature two playable protagonists. Sometimes the player will play as Anderson as she explores Bright Falls, but other times, the player will play as Alan Wake trapped in Dark Place, “a nightmare version of New York City”. This will bring a lot of variety to the gameplay and it will be interesting to see if Remedy can succeed with this product.
With Remedy’s impressive track record, it’s likely that Alan Wake 2 will meet the exciting expectations of the gaming community and will be another great horror game in a year already filled with a number of titles. best of this genre. Gamers who are fans of the horror game genre will soon enjoy the game this October.