[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
Monday February 13
th, 2012 – Nordic Games has revealed that
the Collector’s Edition of the forthcoming highly anticipated
release of Alan Wake on PC will include a wealth of amazing content
offering incredible value for both fans of the award-winning game
and those new to the psychological thriller.
Alan Wake Collector’s Edition will include a Bonus Disc
crammed with exclusive content. This includes The History Of
Remedy, The Making Of Alan Wake, The Making Of A Thriller, music
videos by the Old Gods Of Asgard, several trailers to the game and
Storyboard (witch concept art) as a movie clip.
Also included is The Alan Wake Files; a 144-page book with
evidence on the mysterious incidents around Alan Wake and Bright
Falls, compiled by the fictitious author Clay Steward.
“Both the Standard and Collector’s versions of Alan
Wake on PC offer something that gamers have never had the
opportunity to own before and we’re delighted to be in a
position to be releasing Alan Wake in all its glory,” said
Nik Blower, Sales and Marketing Director, Nordic Games.
“It’s great to be able to offer real value for money
for PC gamers who buy a physical copy of Alan Wake.”
The Standard and Collector’s editions of Alan Wake both
include the main game, with optional commentary provided by Remedy
(Collector’s Edition only) and both DLCs – The Signal
and The Writer – on disc one, while disc two hosts the
official soundtrack, comprising 13 tracks.
Also in the box are six post cards featuring different scenes
from the game, the manual, a double-sided poster and seven stickers
with different scenes and characters from the game.
Alan Wake and Alan Wake Collector’s Edition will be
available to buy on PC on March 2
nd priced £29.99 for the standard edition and
£34.99 for the collector’s edition.
About Alan Wake
In this story-driven and intense Psychological Action Thriller,
players assume the role of Alan Wake, a best-selling suspense
author suffering from writer's block, who escapes to a small town
only to experience the mysterious disappearance of his
wife. Set in the seemingly idyllic town of Bright Falls,
Washington, Alan Wake draws players into an intense,
cinematic world that enables them to explore the
hyper-realistic and interactive environments. Alan
Wake is structured in an episodic format, much like a thriller
TV series, with a deeply engaging and suspenseful storyline
unveiling plot twists and profound character revelations in nearly
Players will unravel the riveting plot through multilayered
character interactions, unique problem-solving and intense
combat against the darkest of enemies. In this nightmarish world,
where the boundaries between reality and fiction become
increasingly blurred and ambiguous, Alan Wake must use a variety of
weapons to survive, including his most powerful ally against the
darkness – light itself.