hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

Remedy

Demo with Sam Lake photo
'Intense story-driven action game spectacle,' barf
Have we even seen this much Quantum Break gameplay? The half television show, half videogame from the developers of Max Payne and Alan Wake is coming to Xbox One next year. Everything about this is hokey and trite, a Marvel ... read feature

Quantum Break preview photo
It could go many different ways
Remedy Entertainment has made a living by following a tried-and-true formula: take a third-person shooter, support it with a catchy and innovative gameplay mechanic, and wrap it all up with an emphasis on narrative. Max Payne... read feature

Quantum Break photo
Quantum Break

Here's the Quantum Break demo from Microsoft's presser


Shoot, shoot, TIME STOPS
Aug 12
One of the hands-down biggest hits of Microsoft's press conference at gamescom 2014 was the Quantum Break demo. In case you missed the show, here's the eight-minute demo that played. I could do without all of the third-... read
Quantum Break photo
Quantum Break

Microsoft killing its original programming won't affect Quantum Break


The half TV show will be fine
Jul 18
Remember the Quantum Break, the literal half videogame, half TV show from Remedy (Alan Wake, Max Payne). Details have been sparse since the showing two E3s ago that failed to sell me. Despite Microsoft abandoning its att... read
 photo

Quantum Break: Coming to Xbox One in 2015, reveal at Gamescom


New trailer shows gameplay -- finally!
May 29
Quantum Break, Remedy Entertainment's latest, is coming to Xbox One in 2015. A new video released this morning shows brand new gameplay. It feels like we've been waiting forever for some solid looks at gameplay, so this is g... read
Quantum Break photo
Quantum Break

Quantum Break maxes out on painful time troubles


They broke the quantums
Dec 08
The next big thing from Remedy is not an "immersive" iPad game about telling ships where to sail. It's Quantum Break, a game that looks to combine everything Remedy has learned from developing games like Alan Wake and Max Pa... read
Remedy photo
Remedy

Former Epic Games president joins Remedy's board


Mike Capps joins Alan Wake studio in advisory role
Sep 11
Earlier this year, former Epic Games president Mike Capps announced that he was no longer going to be affiliated with the company in an advisory role as originally expected. He's since ended up on Alan Wake and Max Payne crea... read
Remedy photo
Remedy

Remedy needed a company like Microsoft for Quantum Break


'The bets are getting bigger,' says CEO
Jul 18
Quantum Break looks to be one of the more compelling exclusives from the next generation of consoles. The game is attempting to be an ambitious blend of TV show and videogame and such ambition doesn't always pay dividends. In... read
 photo

Take a closer look at Remedy's Quantum Break


Good times messing with the laws of quantum mechanics
Jun 10
During the Microsoft's press conference, Remedy Entertainment co-founder and Max Payne impersonator Sam Lake introduced the audience to a bit more information on their upcoming Xbox One exclusive, Quantum Break. The trailer ... read
 photo

DmC and all its DLC 40% off over on Steam


Plus Alan Wake franchise is 90% off
May 31
DmC: Devil May Cry is 40% off for Steam's weekend deal. You have until June 3 to score the game at $29.99. Plus, the same discount is applied to all three downloadable content offerings. Vergil's Downfall, the story expansion... read
Alan Wake photo
Alan Wake

Alan Wake Humble Bundle and sale on Xbox 360


Creative lead Sam Lake also talks about the franchise's future
May 22
At yesterday's Microsoft press conference, Remedy Studios unveiled its new game Quantum Break which looks to mean there won't be any more Alan Wake games coming any time soon. It seems fitting then that the two series titles... read
 photo
New IP from the Alan Wake folks
[Update: Official trailer added.] Alan Wake developer Remedy is making Quantum Break, a new game for Xbox One.  The trailer begun in live action with a mother and daughter. It then showed a ship (which seemed to be glit... read feature

 photo

Mega64: Alan Wake and his magical flashlight


Oct 08
After the Bayonetta 2 video, this one is much, much, much better. Here is Mega64 at their finest -- harassing the crap out of people! I love how after a minute Derrick just fesses up to being a d*ck for kicks and giggles. Th... read
 photo

[Getting It Right is a monthly series in which I take a look at the elements that make up a classic game. What were the key ingredients that set it apart and make it hold up to this day? Read on to find out.] It’s not e... read feature

 photo

Part one of Max Payne 3 comic out now, read it for free


May 05
As was previously promised just a few weeks ago, Rockstar and Marvel have released the first part of the Max Payne 3 comic. Written by Dan Houser and Sam Lake, "After The Fall" explains a bit of Max's childhood and some event... read
 photo

Mr. Scratch responds to critics of American Nightmare


Apr 05
In this new promotional video for Alan Wake's American Nightmare, the villainous Mr. Scratch presents a slideshow of critic responses to the game, replying to them and adding his own commentary. Our very own Maurice Tan is e... read
 photo

Remedy is working on a game for next gen consoles


Mar 22
Remedy Entertainment is hiring for their next game, which they say is a project 'targeted at future generation consoles.' A posting on Remedy's community forums let members know that more than 20 job openings will open up in ... read
 photo

Alan Wake hits two million sales, has legs as a series


Mar 13
Remedy's Alan Wake has topped two million sales on Xbox 360 and PC, becoming enough of a success to secure its future as a series.  "We've moved over two million copies -- that's including PC," Franchise development head... read
 photo

Alan Wake PC vs Xbox 360: Gah! So pretty on max settings


Feb 21
I spent some time with Alan Wake on my beastly [brag] PC rig (featuring dual Nvidia GeForce GTX 580 cards) last night, running this already pretty game on max settings. As you'd imagine, it looks sooo much better th... read
 photo

Alan Wake PC recoups costs within 48 hours


Feb 20
Oh PC gaming, that hotbed of piracy where developers can never make any money. That's where Remedy was able to make back all of its porting and marketing costs for Alan Wake within a 48-hour period. DAT PIRACY! The game becam... read
 photo

Ask any fan why they like Alan Wake, and you'll hear different stories. Some will talk about how they enjoyed the Stephen King, Twin Peaks, and Lost inspired storyline and setting. Others will laud the tense experience on the... read feature

 photo

Alan Wake's American Nightmare video prepares for launch


Feb 17
With Alan Wake's American Nightmare almost upon us, it's time for a mood-setting launch trailer. Fitting voice-over work, plenty of slow-mo dodges, and a pack of oversized spiders -- yeah, this is pretty good. The game may n... read
 photo

Alan Wake on PC: Launch, tech features detailed


Feb 02
Alan Wake will hit Steam on February 16 and will follow a bit later at retail in something they call a "game box." Pricing is confirmed at $29.99 on Steam. What you'll get with this PC version is high-res graphics and support... read
 photo

The DTOID Show: Anthony Carboni's American Nightmare


Feb 01
Happy Hump Day, fellow humpers! In celebration of humping, tonight's episode will be strictly devoid of humping. You're welcome. On tonight's show, we relay the good and bad news surrounding Dragon's Dogma, give a run-down o... read
 photo

Boxed PC version of Alan Wake also on the way


Jan 26
Despite boxed copies of PC games being largely irrelevant to many of us for years now, someone is still buying these things. We know that Alan Wake will see a release on Steam sometime next month, and now Nordic Games has ste... read
 photo

Alan Wake finally makes it to PC next month


Jan 22
It's taken over six years, a canceled version and a petition, but Alan Wake is finally coming to PC this February. And some people though the wait for the Xbox 360 version was a long one. Remedy revealed its month of release ... read
 photo

I was a big fan of Remedy's Alan Wake. But one of the less thrilling aspects was the combat, which never really evolves much throughout the game and begins to feel a little like a chore the longer you go. My solution to ... read feature

 photo

The DTOID Show: Tara Long's Pokemon Nightmare


Dec 19
Greetings, travelers! The Destructoid show is back for its regularly-scheduled Monday episode, and boy, have we got news for you! (The answer is yes, in case you were wondering.) First up, Alan's Wake's American Nightmare is... read
 photo

Alan Wake's American Nightmare's arcade mode, Q1 '12 date


Dec 19
Alan Wake's American Nightmare sounds like a good time, and this newly announced arcade mode sounds like an even better time. The "Fight till Dawn" mode of AWAN has Wake stuck in a battle where he has to survive a full night ... read
 photo

By now, most of us know about the long and challenging path that Remedy traveled in order to see the fruition of the original Alan Wake. Spanning five years of development, the psychological action thriller was not only o... read feature

 photo

The latest word on Alan Wake's American Nightmare


Dec 15
Described by Xbox World as being "significantly bigger than any episode of the original game," Alan Wake's American Nightmare will have a hub structure to its locales. Fans of Wake have, apparently, taken his disappearance an... read
 photo

Alan Wake confirmed for PC in 2012


Dec 14
Yesterday a Stream registry hint told us that Alan Wake might be coming to PC. Now we have the official word from Remedy Entertainment. Alan Wake is coming to PC in 2012. Nice! I can't wait to play it at maxed-out settin... read






Back to Top