Quantic Dream News


Beyond: How Quantic Dream's latest is more than just Heavy Rain 2

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 07, 2012 4:00pm PDT

What if Quantic Dream could build upon the strengths of Heavy Rain--but add more meaningful gameplay, and higher-octane action? The end result in Beyond.


"This looks like an incredible game utterly ruined by QTEs. I am not now and doubt I will ever be ..."

- phreakshow see all 9 comments

Beyond: Two Souls announced by Quantic Dream

By Steve Watts, Jun 04, 2012 6:26pm PDT

Quantic Dream debuted its new game at Sony's E3 briefing today, titled Beyond: Two Souls. It stars Ellen Page as Jodie Holmes, a young girl with psychic powers and a mysterious past.


"Anyone else see that and think b movie? That's not to say it'll be bad just that it didn't seem ..."

- InfernoAblaze see all 6 comments

Behind the scenes of Quantic Dream's Kara

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 22, 2012 8:30am PDT

Kara was a short film running in real-time on the PS3, designed to show off the team's new animation technology. But how was it made?


Heavy Rain dev open to Sony acquisition

By Steve Watts, Mar 09, 2012 9:30am PST

Quantic Dream head David Cage has said that the studio wouldn't mind becoming a first-party studio for Sony.


"Quantic Dream showing a bit of leg... the flirts! I loved Heavy Rain... and Omikron... (hint, ..."

- FesterBlatz see all 4 comments

Heavy Rain dev shows off 'Kara'

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 07, 2012 3:15pm PST

"We never thought it would work on a PlayStation 3," Cage told an audience at Game Developers Conference. He then showed off "Kara," running on Quantic Dream's new engine for the PS3.


"It is a lot easier running a standard animation script than in game animation. Still, I would ..."

- yammerpickle2 see all 91 comments

Only 33% of Heavy Rain players kept everyone alive

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 05, 2011 10:30am PST

Quantic Dream has released some interesting stats for Heavy Rain. Three million people have played the game, but only 33% of those players managed to keep everyone alive.


"When I played, I managed to keep everyone alive until the fire scene with Madison. I barely ..."

- YukiHinamori see all 25 comments

Indigo Prophecy arrives on GOG

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 08, 2011 9:45am PST

Indigo Prophecy (aka Fahrenheit), Quantic Dream's precursor to Heavy Rain, is now available DRM-free on Good Old Games at $5.99.


"this dumb game jumped the shark once it made me play simon says during a boss battle.. so lame, ..."

- techx4 see all 12 comments

Heavy Rain: Director's Cut coming next week

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 03, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Heavy Rain: Director's Cut is a budget re-release of Quantic Dream's critically acclaimed adventure game, and it contains no alterations to the original game.


"There's no cutting of any films. This is just burrowing a word that has weight with consumers ..."

- Xulu see all 6 comments

Heavy Rain dev's next also a PS3 exclusive

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 28, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Given Heavy Rain's tremendous success--with over two million copies sold so far--it's unsurprising that Quantic Dream has partnered up with Sony on yet another exclusive.