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Publishers think Swery's next game idea is 'perverted'


It sounds amazing
May 12
I'd be perfectly content with a conclusion to Dark Dreams Don't Die, but Hidetaka "Swery" Suehiro's idea for a new game sounds bizarre, original, and worth exploring. Here's how he described it in an interview with GameCentra... read
Controller and mouse support are a go
This year, D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die is coming to PC, and as soon as I heard the news, I jumped up and down. This is an adventure that needs to be in the hands of as many people as possible, and confining it to just the ... read feature

Kinect didn't make the game
To say that developer Hidetaka Suehiro -- or, Swery65 as most everyone knows him -- has a knack for creating unique and strange videogame experiences would be an understatement. He has a loyal cult following, as anyone that l... read feature

D4 on PC

It's official, David: Swery's D4 is coming to PC


'When' is just one more unknown
May 01
Japanese developer Swery has done a great job curating an air of mystery around the plot of his games. However, he hasn't been as outstanding at keeping the games themselves a mystery. Such is the case with a PC port of D4: D... read
D4

It looks like D4 is coming to PC, according to Swery


Thanks Swery (and Obama)
Apr 28
D4 is a fantastic adventure game. I want to see it continue in any way possible, whether that's through additional episodes or a port so more people can enjoy it. I'll get my wish soon, according to creator Swery, as the... read
D5

Dark Dreams Don't Die with Deadly Premonition


If only it were real
Apr 01
Deadly Premonition's Francis York Morgan and Dark Dreams Don't Die's David Young, together under one roof? Now there's a conversation I want to overhear. Someone's been reading my mind. Designer Swery65 tweeted this image for... read
D4

The Kinect's best game may come to PC, compliments of Swery


Swery showed of a build of D4 on PC at PAX East
Mar 09
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... read
Mega64 x D4

Mega64 does Dark Dreams Don't Die


Push everything
Mar 03
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... read
Funny D4 scene

Clam chowder: The moment I fell in love with D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die


Feeling hungry?
Jan 12
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... read
These pop icons should have their own games
Celebrities are making games now, this is a thing we're going to have to live with. Kim Kardashian's done it, RuPaul's done it (and apparently her game is surprisingly fun, as our Jonathan Holmes discovered), and of course, 5... read feature

The director of Deadly Premonition and D4 looks back at 2014
[Swery is the man behind Deadly Premonition and D4. The latter has kept him busy over the last year, so he hasn't been able to finish every game he loves. But love is not finite, finished, and with an eyebrow game this o... read feature

Games with Gold

Go download your free D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die and MX vs. ATV Alive


D 4 free
Jan 05
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... read
Games with Gold

D4, The Witcher 2, and MX vs. ATV Alive free for Xbox Live Gold subscribers in January


Everything's coming up Swery
Dec 22
I got an Xbox One the other week. One of the first things I did after spending far too long finding a place for the Kinect to reside that wasn't obnoxiously front and center was to see which system-exclusive games I had up un... read
D4 sale

D4 is on sale, so everyone should buy it immediately


Deez discounts do discontinue
Nov 04
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... read
D4

Behold, D4's chilling grand finale... or something. Whatever


Xbox, go home
Sep 25
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... read
Damn! Dang! Darn! Uhh... Dildos!
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... read feature

Look D4 you leap
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. read feature

D-lightful
D4 starts off rather grounded. The game's opening narration describes the tale as a "story of a man with a very strange fate." A man whose wife was murdered, and is tirelessly searching for her killer. Then a cat girl named Amanda runs into your apartment, spits a mouse into your mouth, and you puke. read feature

Swery

Here's Swery holding a monkey and standing next to a yellow plastic woman


Either TGS is the best, or Swery is the best
Sep 17
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... read
D4

Swery's quirky D4 releases worldwide this Friday


Announced at TGS 2014
Sep 17
Straight out of TGS 2014, it's been announced that Swery65's quirky D4 is launching worldwide this Friday for $14.99 exclusively on Xbox One.  Seeing as this game is episodic, the prologue, episode one, and episode two a... read
iDarb

Swery65 joins the cast of iDarb


A Deadly Premonition for this internet developed arena platformer
Jul 05
Though we do our best here at Destructoid, it's hard to talk about every great new videogame. One of games that slipped through our collective cracks is iDarb, a "constantly-evolving, crowd-sourced, minimalist game mechanic ... read
D4

Swery continues to defend D4 Xbox One exclusivity


This man is relentless!
Nov 27
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 fe... read
Deadly Premonition

FK in the Steam: Deadly Premonition is out for PC


Locked in at 720p, but there's already a fix
Oct 29
Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut coming to Steam -- even if it weirdly had to go through Greenlight for approval -- is a very good thing. What's not quite so good is the fact that this version is locked in at 720p. Afte... read
TGS preview
Upcoming Xbox One title D4 was designed for use with Microsoft's Kinect sensor. Game director Hidetaka "Swery65" Suehiro made it a point to stress this during our Tokyo Game Show meeting. D4 can be played with a controller, b... read feature

D4 on Xbox One

Swery65 talks D4 Xbox One exclusivity, and more


This is one exclusive I think a lot of people can get behind
Sep 20
I don't think I've ever heard a collective amount of cheers and sighs so loud as when Swery65's new D4 project was announced -- only to have it become an Xbox One exclusive seconds later. Microsoft had a chance to sit down wi... read

Deadly Premonition: Director's Cut on Steam Greenlight


PC ... in the coffee
Jul 18
Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut is eyeing a PC release via the wondrous passage of Steam Greenlight. At last, computer gamers can experience the delirious delights of Agent York Morgan and his hunt for the Raincoat Kil... read
Thank goodness for that!
The director of Deadly Premonition is back with a Kinect game called D4. Among the Xbox One exclusives shown at E3, this was right up there as one of the most attention-grabbing. After meeting with Swery65 and Microsoft Stud... read feature

D4

Swery65's D4 will be exclusive to the Xbox One


Well this is interesting
Jun 12
Swery65's intriguing new game D4 will definitely be exclusive to the Xbox One, the designer has confirmed today. It's a pretty odd development for sure, but if you recall, Deadly Premonition was exclusive to the Xbox 360 for ... read

D4 announced for Xbox One, Swery65 episodic mystery!


E3 Xbox One showcase
Jun 10
Swery65 has revealed a brand new game for Xbox One, the simply titled D4. Cel-shaded and episodic, it's an interesting looking murder mystery game. Knowing Swery, it'll be balls-mental.  No real details were revealed after that. Trailer had an adventure game quality to it, with a combat system. I'm into it! read
Return of the Zach
Deadly Premonition may be the most well known review I've ever written. It's certainly one of the most debated 10/10 scores I've ever awarded -- though I've not awarded too many. It's a score I stand by wholeheartedly, and De... read feature







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