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Quantic CEO whines that used games cost him millions


Sep 12
Quantic Dream CEO Guillaume de Fondaumiere has joined the ranks of the idiotic in whining about used games. Wait, aren't we supposed to only play Heavy Rain once, right? Surely he of all people should understand why it g... read

Heavy Rain goes light on violence and nudity for France


Aug 11
Heavy Rain is getting a new, re-edited version for the French market called Heavy Rain – Version Modifiée. This is now the third version of the title, after the release of last year's version with Move support. T... read

Trademark hints that Quantic Dreams' Infraworld lives


Aug 04
Sony Computer Entertainment has filed a trademark for Infraworld, which has some speculating it could be the next project for Heavy Rain developer, Quantic Dream. A game by the name of Infraworld was previously in developmen... read

Smithsonian's 'Art of Video Games' art chosen


May 05
In March of next year, the Smithsonian American Art Museum will open its "The Art of Video Games" exhibition. It will showcase 80 games in an exploration of 40 years of videogames. Between February and April, the Smithsonian ... read

The Jimquisition: Games are not movies, get over it


Apr 18
Oh hello, I didn't see you there! It's been a while since we had one of these stupid little videos, isn't it? Here's one for you. It has Escapist written on it for some reason. Don't worry about that.  The Jimquisition ... read

Cage: Compare games to films, drive the industry forward


Apr 11
Heavy Rain director and Tommy Wiseau clone David Cage has been making more ludicrous assertions, this time demanding that the game industry move on from old methods ... by comparing them to older entertainment mediums. "... read

Wait ... Heavy Rain invented a genre?


Mar 18
I had no idea Heavy Rain invented an entire new genre ... oh wait ... no it didn't. read

I still haven't played through all of Heavy Rain, because the parts I played were so corny, hamfisted and hackneyed that I couldn't go on. A red balloon slowly floating into the sky to symbolize the death of a child? Seriousl... read feature


David Cage has said some rather pompous things in his time. This is, after all, the man that gave Heavy Rain sole credit for making the videogame industry a more meaningful medium. This past week at GDC, however, I belie... read feature

Deadwood creator adapting Heavy Rain film


Jan 27
Deadwood creator David Milch is adapting Quantic Dream's Heavy Rain into a film, according to Variety. He'll be joining Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne in a collaboration between Unique Features and Warner Bros. "David Milch... read

Destructoid: Skyrim, Portal 2, and a Butt-Touchin' App


Jan 20
Good evening, Thunderkittens. I'm back again with a rad episode of The Destructoid Show. This one is full of important big-name stories that will cause endless fussing and cussing from our viewers. Right off the bat, I go ov... read

Cage: Heavy Rain made games a more meaningful medium


Jan 18
David Cage's arrogance is unparalleled, even in an industry that sports Denis Dyack. Seemingly drunk on the fawning of his own fans, the Quantic Dream director has claimed that Heavy Rain opened doors for more maturity i... read

Telltale's Jurassic Park inspired by Heavy Rain


Jan 10
According to Jurassic Park developer Telltale Games, the upcoming dinosaur adventure title will share some things in common with Quantic Dream's Heavy Rain, with interactions, puzzles and even quick-time-events inspired by th... read

On The Media looks at the importance of gaming


Jan 02
This isn't exactly news, but I still thought you'd want to hear about it. Nationally broadcast radio show On The Media just put out an episode about videogames, and it's pretty amazing. A recap of the Atari/Nintendo/Sega-side... read

Quantic Dream opens mo-cap studio in Paris


Dec 13
Could Quantic Dream be the supreme masters of motion capture? Who else has done escaping from intruders in panties as well as they have? Have you ever seen a more life-like frantic run through a shopping mall? The H... read

Amazon Gold Box features PlayStation 3 all day long


Sep 21
Time once again for another of Amazon's Gold Box sales events to hit the videogame department. In recent months, they have offered these day long deals for Xbox 360 and Wii, so the PlayStation 3 was due to get its turn and to... read

Move support for Heavy Rain hits September 22


Sep 13
PlayStation Move is officially on store shelves next Sunday, September 19, although if you're lucky you can buy one right now. Heavy Rain is on store shelves as I write this, but if you want to play it with Move, you'll have ... read

Storm's Adventure with Quantic Dream


Aug 27
Specifically, Indigo Prophecy (a.k.a. Fahrenheit) and Heavy Rain.  Sorry, no Omikron: The Nomad Soul this time around. If that first sentence wasn't confusing, then I'm not trying hard enough. Quantic Dream is a French ... read

Heavy Rain sold four times better than expected


Aug 17
Quantic Dream's Heavy Rain wasn't expected to be as successful as it was, according to creator David Cage. The wannabe film director has said that Heavy Rain was given a lowball sales estimate, but that the PS3 exclusive... read

First images of Heavy Rain Move Edition


Aug 06
Sony has released the first images of Heavy Rain Move Edition today and -- surprise! -- it looks a lot like Heavy Rain. The differences are obvious: instead of standard DualShock action prompts, the game displays indicators s... read

Quantic Dream's David Cage recently revealed that plans for previously announced downloadable content for Heavy Rain had been put on hold. The reason? It seems Sony was more interested in the developer working to create a pat... read feature

Quantic Dream working on two new projects


Jul 14
Quantic Dream, a company that usually makes one game every five years, has revealed via self-styled gaming messiah David Cage that it has not one, but two new projects in the works. So, that'll be why the studio has apparentl... read

Heavy Rain DLC will probably never see the light of day


Jul 01
Speaking with Eurogamer, Quantic Dream's David Cage has admitted that it's unlikely the "on hold" downloadable content for Heavy Rain will ever be produced. "Chronicles" was set to to be a series of post-launch content for He... read

E3 10: Here's what Heavy Rain looks like with PS Move


Jun 17
We've known for a while that PlayStation Move support will eventually be patched in to Heavy Rain, and at E3, we found out that bringing Move to the game is taking precedence over the next DLC chapter after "The Taxidermist.... read

E3 10: Next Heavy Rain DLC chapter on hold


Jun 16
While E3's been chock full of great news for just about everyone so far, Heavy Rain fans -- and especially those who liked the "Taxidermist" DLC -- might want to brace themselves a bit. Quantic Dream's Guillaume de ... read

LOLOLOLOL: LittleBigPlanet Heavy Rain costume pack


Jun 04
Someone should take this Heavy Rain costume pack for LittleBigPlanet and make a level where you'd run around a crowded mall area, yelling "Sackboy!" at the top of your lungs, looking for your lost one. Next week this costume ... read

Is Heavy Rain coming to PC?


May 28
Nvidia seems to think that Quantic Dream's latest interactive storytelling adventure isn't a PS3 exclusive. They have the title listed as one of the games "current and upcoming" which can take advantage of their video cards' ... read

Square Enix's Yoichi Wada is all about Heavy Rain


May 26
What does a Square Enix boss play when he's not getting pounded by enemy encounters on a straight, narrow pathway that you can't back out of? Heavy Rain, apparently. According to Famitsu magazine, Yoichi Wada has been playing... read

Ethan Mars of Heavy Rain in custom toy form


May 19
Our good friends over at Tomopop spotted this exceptional custom toy. It's Ethan from Heavy Rain and I'm really impressed with the detail. Now, if only it had a button you could press so head shout, "David!" That would m... read

Destructoid's been talking with Alan Wake writer Mikko Rautalahti as we gear up for the game's release this week. As a big Xbox 360 exclusive, Alan Wake has obviously been dragged into the console wars with many fans pit... read feature







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