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Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls could be heading to PS4 with a Director's Cut you should buy this time


More things for Aiden to touch
Jul 09
Two German retail sites, Alcom and World of Games, appear to have put up listings for an expanded version of Beyond: Two Souls, known tentatively as Beyond: Two Souls Director's Cut. The listings have since been pulled, but i... read
Cage gets awarded

David Cage awarded France's Legion of Honor


The nation's highest decoration
Feb 18
Quantic Dream's David Cage (Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls) is being awarded France's highest decoration, the Legion of Honor, for his contributions to the country's videogame industry, Le Figaro reports. Cage is the first vid... read
Beyond sales

Beyond two sales: Beyond sold over a million copies


'Beyond sales' kind of sounds like Beyonce
Jan 10
Beyond: Two Souls developer Quantic Dream put up this a sort of "thank you" (Ellen) webpage to commemorate selling over one million units before Christmas of last year. Which was also Christmas of like two weeks ago, but also... read
Or any game like it
Before Heavy Rain’s release, Quantic Dream founder David Cage said that he didn’t want players to go through the story more than once. “It’s going to be unique to you. It’s really the story you d... read feature

Show a little soul
It's hard to divorce David Cage, the public figure, from the games Quantic Dream makes. He is, after all, a man who put himself in Indigo Prophecy's tutorial, immortalized as the movie director he's always dreamed of being. T... read feature

Plus Borderlands 2 and Dishonored Game of the Year editions
It's here! It's finally here! Pokemon X and Y is out this week for the 3DS and it's pretty much going to be the only thing anyone talks about leading up to the next-gen consoles. Oh, Beyond: Two Souls is also out this week. ... read feature

Beyond: Two Souls SE

Beyond: Two Souls special edition bonus looks like Portal


Beyond: TWO Souls... Portal TWO... Coincidence???
Sep 30
The special edition of David Cage and Quantic Dream's Beyond: Two Souls comes in a nice steel book case. Also included in the package is a soundtrack and exclusive making-of videos starring Cage as well as actors Willem Dafo... read
Beyond

Beyond: Two Souls is getting a demo in early October


Hey kids!
Sep 05
Up to this point, I've been unintentionally avoiding Beyond: Two Souls. Perhaps that'll work out for the best. Despite the fact that none of Quantic Dream's prior titles have done much of anything for me, Beyond has piqued my... read
Behind Beyond: Two Souls

Weird mo-cap kissing & more in Beyond: Two Souls video


Into the happenings of Willem Dafoe's imagination
Jul 09
I don't think I'll ever get used to motion capture suits. They're just so goofy. Coupled with little ball speckled faces, it's always hilarious seeing people do things in them, especially acting because the serious tenor of ... read

Ellen Page comments on The Last of Us likeness


"It was not appreciated"
Jun 24
Ellen Page isn't exactly thrilled that her likeness was used without permission in Naughty Dog's The Last of Us, besides her appearing by name in another Sony production. In fact, it's specifically because she'll be in Beyond... read
Beyond: Two Souls trailer

Beyond: Two Souls goes militant in new trailer


Skimps on Dafoe, though
Jun 11
I've seen a lot of shots of Quantic Dream's Beyond: Two Souls set in the same run down urban environments that characterized Heavy Rain, but this E3 trailer focuses on Jodie Holmes' (Ellen Page) military training in the Middl... read
PlayStation 4

David Cage joined by film writers and directors on PS4


Cage refuses to direct anyone else's screenplay
Apr 29
It's not normal for a man to write a 2,000 page script or direct a 10+ hour film, so I can't blame David Cage if all of Beyond: Two Souls isn't golden. Realizing how this strains developer Quantic Dream's game director, co-CE... read
PlayStation 4

Quantic Dream's PS4 engine predates Beyond: Two Souls


Company began work on PS4 over two years ago
Apr 28
When I asked Quantic Dream co-CEO Guillaume de Fondaumière if its upcoming, untitled PlayStation 4 game would be based on Beyond: Two Souls' engine, I got a response I wasn't expecting. The developer began development ... read
Let's talk about emotions and stuff
Say what you want about David Cage, but I dare you to watch the above trailer and not be impressed. I feel you are going to prove me wrong, but join me, however briefly, with enthusiasm for Beyond: Two Soul's immense trailer... read feature

Hollywood

Heavy Rain was written for John Goodman and Clive Owen


David Cage's ideal Hollywood cast revealed
Apr 28
David Cage has said in the past that he writes characters with actors in mind for roles. With better tech and a bigger budget, Cage finally got the cast he wanted with Beyond: Two Souls which stars Ellen Page and Willem Dafoe... read
Beyond: 2 Soups

Watch hour-long Beyond scene and trailer on stream


Live from Tribeca Film Festival
Apr 26
Just because I'm in New York this weekend covering Beyond: Two Soul's presence at the Tribeca Film Festival, doesn't mean you have to. Have to be in New York that is, since the hour-long clip and trailer will be live streamed... read

Here's a 'bootleg' trailer for Beyond: Two Souls


"Bootleg"
Apr 24
As you may have heard, Beyond: Two Souls is an official selection for the Tribeca Film Festival. Sony has sent along a fake bootleg to go along with that massive fake script.  After watching a bit of some fake (but well... read

Here's the 2,000-page script for Beyond: Two Souls


(not really)
Apr 23
I could see the FedEx delivery man hobbling down the street. I knew he was coming for me, but he was taking awhile as he was carrying a small box that looked like it was giving him some trouble. I met him halfway and he gave ... read
Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls box art is the Ellen Page-iest


EMOTIONAL
Apr 18
Ellen Page. Polygons. Emotions. Mature. Beyond. On a related note, David Cage and Ms. Page will be screening Beyond: Two Souls at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday, April 27. Because it's a movie, I guess. BEYOND: Two Souls Box Art Revealed [PlayStation Blog] read

Ducktales HD, Saints Row's Dubstep Gun, & BF4 Propellers


The Destructoid Show is like a hurricane
Mar 22
Hey gang! Here's today's Destructoid Show, which aired live earlier from, uh. Not PAX East. Unfortunately. The big news of the day, hands down, is Ducktales Remastered, an HD remake of the NES classic. Sadly, Mega Man isn't ... read

Marketers wanted guns on Beyond: Two Souls promo art


Quantic 'categorically refused' generic action artwork
Mar 22
Beyond: Two Souls had to fight to stop its promo art being reduced to a character holding a gun like 90% of the rest of videogame advertising, Quantic Dream recently revealed. Had marketers had their way, Ellen Page would be ... read
Beyond: Two Souls

Gameplay video of Beyond: Two Souls


See it in action
Mar 21
If you read our hands-on preview of Beyond: Two Souls this morning, you'll be glad to see that this video clip shows off much of the same section of game I played through. This lets you see for yourself how the game is looki... read
No QTE for Beyond

Cage: No QTE for Beyond: Two Souls


Good news
Mar 21
At a preview event earlier this week, Quantic Dream boss David Cage revealed that their upcoming PS3 game, Beyond: Two Souls, would not use QuickTime Events (QTEs). In an effort to create a more discreet and fluid UI, they've... read
Control system detailed
While a sizable portion of Beyond: Two Souls was shown to press at a event at Quantic Dream this week, unfortunately, it was a hands-off situation. But the studio didn't want to leave us completely empty handed, so they prepa... read feature

Beyond goes beyond
After watching about an hour of live gameplay of Beyond: Two Souls, I felt like I witnessed a string of truly meaningful moments in the life of a gifted yet misunderstood person. In this small glimpse into what was probably j... read feature

Witcher 3 gets horses and fire, Beyond gets Willem Dafoe


The Destructoid Show's 420th Episode Takes The High Road
Mar 01
As we do every Friday (except for sometimes) we did a live Destructoid Show. CD Projekt Red announced some stuff about The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt, and then dropped some new screens. Some stuff is being released in May... read
YES YES YES YES YES YES!
Legendary actor and Destructoid patron saint, Willem Dafoe, has been revealed in Beyond: Two Souls. Quantic Dream's upcoming game just got 100,000,000,000 times more interesting!  The above trailer showcases America's f... read feature

Beyond: Two Souls images are devoted to Ellen Page


Jul 13
Sony has released a batch of images for Beyond: Two Souls in celebration of Comic-Con. Interestingly, these images typify exactly my problem with Quantic Dream -- in that there are zero in-game shots whatsoever, and the galle... read






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