Hotline Miami checks its voicemail

Player-submitted recordings used in latest trailer I think it’s safe to say that the gang at Dennaton, the dynamic development...

Player-submitted recordings used in latest trailer

Recommended Videos

I think it’s safe to say that the gang at Dennaton, the dynamic development duo behind Hotline Miami, have taken creative approaches to the development of their game and its promotion. One of their marketing moves was to secure a real Miami, Florida telephone number that people could call and leave voice messages with. Now, a new trailer for the game has released featuring a few of these recordings.

There is something that’s interesting about these quotes, something that separates them from the kind you might see coming from similar “quote pimp” trailers that come around every critically-acclaimed game. They aren’t entirely perfect, positive comments. When’s the last time you saw a quote which included the phrase, “I didn’t really like it?” 

Meanwhile, we at Destructoid really like the game and have nominated Hotline Miami for our PC game of the year. We’re capable of bold statements about it too.

related content
Read Article Narrative studio Deck Nine Games lays off 20% of its staff
Chloe Price in Life Is Strange
Read Article Berserk Boy looks like a high-speed spin on Mega Man Zero
Berserk Boy
Read Article Best games that you’ll finish in less than one hour
Stanley in his cubicle in The Stanley Parable.
Related Content
Read Article Narrative studio Deck Nine Games lays off 20% of its staff
Chloe Price in Life Is Strange
Read Article Berserk Boy looks like a high-speed spin on Mega Man Zero
Berserk Boy
Read Article Best games that you’ll finish in less than one hour
Stanley in his cubicle in The Stanley Parable.