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Swery continues to defend D4 Xbox One exclusivity


8:00 AM on 11.27.2013
D4Swery continues to defend D4 Xbox One exclusivity photo



After being pestered by the millions of fans who don't want to buy an Xbox One for Swery's upcoming D4, the famed developer re-iterated that the game is in fact an exclusive. Once again speaking to Gaming Bolt, Swery had a few more things to say on the subject, including the line, "Please don't expect to be able to play D4 on any platform besides the Xbox One."

He also expands on some of the core concepts in the game, like the ability to touch "momentos" to dive into the past and solve mysteries. Given the subject of time travel the game seems ripe for multiple endings, but Swery isn't saying anything right now -- although, he openly discussed Easter eggs and the value of multiple playthroughs. Again, Swery is seen pimping up the Xbox One's hardware capabilities, calling it an "evolution in style."

Whatever his opinions on the Xbox One may be, I'm just eager to try out the game and see if it's any good.

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10:30 AM on 03.09.2015
The Kinect's best game may come to PC, compliments of Swery

We'd seen the tweets hinting at it before, but over this past weekend at PAX East, Dark Dreams Don't Die on PC became a reality, at least for a few days. Swery, creator of Deadly Premonition and Dark Dreams Don't Die (D...more



3:00 PM on 03.03.2015
Mega64 does Dark Dreams Don't Die

The longer we go without a second season of Dark Dreams Don't Die, the more I realize how much I genuinely connected with Swery65's strange adventure game. What a tragedy it would be for this story to go unfinished. I need r...more



2:45 PM on 01.12.2015
Clam chowder: The moment I fell in love with D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die

Keep an eye on David Young (the guy who doesn't look like Philip Seymour Hoffman). He's the time-traveling protagonist of D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die, an Xbox One adventure game from Deadly Premonition director Swery, and oh m...more



3:30 PM on 01.05.2015
Go download your free D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die and MX vs. ATV Alive

I'm downloading Swery's Dark Dreams Don't Die right now. You should do the same, assuming you have an Xbox One and an Xbox Live Gold membership. The quirky adventure game is free throughout January as part of Microsoft's Game...more



8:00 AM on 11.04.2014
D4 is on sale, so everyone should buy it immediately

Hey, you! Yeah, the person that owns an Xbox One and is staring confusedly at the guy yelling at them over the Internet! I'm talkin' to you! D4's on sale for Xbox Live Gold members, so you should probably go pick that up righ...more



8:00 AM on 10.02.2014
D4 will never appear on PS4, says Swery

I was enamored by D4 recently. Swery's signature charm was all there, and I especially liked that the Kinect-only mechanic was dropped in favor of an optional controller. A lot of people out there have expressed interest in t...more



10:00 PM on 09.25.2014
Behold, D4's chilling grand finale... or something. Whatever

Sometimes playing video games is a fun experience and everyone enjoys themselves. Other times, someone winds up screaming at the TV. That's life. However, I can't remember the last time I found myself screaming "Eat the f*cki...more



6:00 PM on 09.24.2014
Our D4 playthrough part 2: send in the clowns

I think the lesson Bill and I learned playing D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die is that we need to calibrate the Kinect, and make sure it can see us properly. Beyond that, I'm still unclear what this game is about, and it's vaguely u...more



10:00 PM on 09.23.2014
We attempted to play D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die

Okay, so Chris Carter absolutely loved D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die, so Bill and I figured we'd check it out... and uh. Wow. Goodness gracious. That certainly is some sort of video game. I think. Honestly, if I didn't have this whole experience on video, I might think there was a gas leak in my house making us go all stupid and insane.more



9:30 PM on 09.17.2014
Here's Swery holding a monkey and standing next to a yellow plastic woman

Was that headline not descriptive enough for you? What did you think would be in this post? There's Swery nonchalantly holding a stuffed monkey next to a weird yellow plastic statue thing. He did that during the entirety of h...more



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