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  REMEDY’S NEW ‘CONTROL’ TRAILER WELCOMES PLAYERS TO THE OLDEST HOUSE, A DARK AND INTRIGUING WORLD
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12/20/2018
 


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Livestream Beginning at  16:00 GMT with Lead Actress Courtney Hope (Quantum Break, “The Bold and the Beautiful”) and Game Director Mikael Kasurinen Will Discuss New Trailer and Answer Community Questions: https://www.twitch.tv/remedygames

 

CALABASAS, Calif. – Dec. 20, 2018 – Independent publisher 505 Games and internationally renowned developer Remedy Entertainment, Plc. invite players to take a glimpse at the curious location behind the highly anticipated supernatural action-adventure game Control, with a gripping new “World” trailer. Originally revealed as an IGN First, the new trailer features narration by the distinguished James McCaffrey (Max Payne, Alan Wake, “Rescue Me”) in the role of former Bureau Director Trench: https://youtu.be/wMEDqtE2IUc

 

Control is set in a unique and ever-changing world that juxtaposes our familiar reality with the strange and unexplainable. After a secretive agency in New York is invaded by an otherworldly threat, players will take on the role of Jesse Faden (Courtney Hope), the new Director struggling to regain Control. This sandbox-style, gameplay-driven experience built on the proprietary Northlight engine will challenge players to master a combination of supernatural abilities, modifiable loadouts and reactive environments while fighting through the deep and mysterious worlds Remedy is known and loved for.

 

To bring players even closer to the world of Control, Remedy Entertainment will host a global livestream direct from it’s development studio beginning at 16:00 GMT today, Dec. 20, 2018, with VOD to follow. Featuring Game Director Mikael “Mixu” Kasurinen, Lead Actress Courtney Hope (Quantum Break, “The Bold and the Beautiful”),Remedy Communications Director Thomas Puha and hosted by Control Community Manager Vida Starcevic the livestream will offer a deeper discussion around the World trailer and a look at how far the game has come since its debut at E3 2018, as well as present the community with an opportunity to ask questions about the game via chat: https://www.twitch.tv/remedygames.

 

Control will arrive on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Steam for PC in 2019, published by 505 Games.

To register for more information and regular updates, please visit www.controlgame.com.

 

For inquiries about Control and other 505 Games titles, please contact:

 

Alfred

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About Remedy Entertainment

Remedy Entertainment Plc. is a globally successful console and PC game company founded in 1995 and based in Espoo, Finland. Remedy creates cinematic blockbuster action games that break media boundaries and push the envelope of 3D character technology, storytelling and visual effects. For further information: https://www.remedygames.com

 

About 505 Games

505 Games is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and levels. The company publishes and distributes premium and free-to-play games on leading console, PC and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks.

Publishing highlights in premium games include Laser League, Last Day of June, PAYDAY 2, Terraria, Portal Knights, Assetto Corsa, ABZÛ, Virginia, Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons and How to Survive. Free-to-play publishing highlights include Battle Islands, Gems of War and Hawken. Distribution highlights include Stardew Valley, Dead by Daylight and Inside/Limbo. Upcoming titles include Remedy Entertainment’s CONTROL, OVERKILL’S The Walking Dead, Indivisible (from the development team behind Skullgirls), and Koji Igarashi’s next project, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night.

505 Games has offices in California, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and China. It works with a network of distribution and sub-licensing partners in all other markets. For more information on 505 Games and its products, please visit www.505games.com.