Alan Wake

XB360, PC / Action / Release: May 18, 2010 / ESRB: T

Alan Wake sequel, Metal Gear Rising, and new BioWare game to debut at VGA 2011

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 03, 2011 11:00am PDT

The Spike TV Video Game Awards are coming back, whether you want it or not. This year's show will air on December 10th at 8PM EST, and continues the show's long-running tradition of exciting game announcements and exclusive trailer reveals.


Rumor: Alan Wake returns in 'Night Springs'

By Xav de Matos, May 20, 2011 11:45am PDT

Rumors are swirling that the next Alan Wake adventure will be a downloadable title, dubbed "Alan Wake: Night Springs." True or not, we just want some more Alan Wake action.


Remedy developing facial animation tech, aiming to be better than L.A. Noire

By Jeff Mattas, Apr 11, 2011 5:30pm PDT

Remedy announces that it's developing facial animation technology meant to surpass the impressive tech seen in L.A. Noire.


Best of 2010 Awards: New Face We Hope to See Again

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2010 4:00pm PST

New Face We Hope to See Again: Red Dead Redemption Though it is a spiritual successor to Red Dead Revolver, John Marston is most certainly a new...


"Unfortunately at the end of RDR [color="#000000"]we are left with Simple Jack[/color], which is ..."

- Odacom see all 13 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Unsung Hero

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2010 10:00am PST

Unsung Hero: Alan Wake So many games launch within a single calendar year that, sadly, many fantastic titles are left collecting dust on store...


"BOO, BOO Alan Wake is a PC gaming traitor. Just go away Wake, just go away. "

- samduhman see all 35 comments

Remedy Hiring for AAA Xbox 360 Game; Alan Wake 2?

By Brian Leahy, Oct 19, 2010 1:40pm PDT

Remedy Entertainment (Max Payne, Alan Wake) has listed a producer job for a "AAA console project" for the Xbox 360 (via Eurogamer). No...


" A lot of great games don't make the PC anymore. No need to hate on Remedy just because it was ..."

- matrices see all 54 comments

Xbox Live Marketplace Discounts Bad Company 2 DLC, Adds Dead Space Ignition in October

By Xav de Matos, Oct 06, 2010 8:00am PDT

Xbox Live's Major Nelson has revealed the updated October schedule for the Xbox Live Marketplace. On October 13, the free Pinball FX 2 "core" title...


"I don't see Extraction listed, only Ignition. What's the diff?"

- Fenring42 see all 12 comments

Daily Filter: September 28, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 28, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


"Wonder if that Blood Drive game will be good. I miss car combat games."

- megarust32 see all 2 comments

Final Alan Wake DLC 'The Writer' Due in October

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2010 7:01am PDT

'The Writer,' Alan Wake's second and fina


"I feel like a vulture. I know Remedy poured their heart into this game and the shack staff says ..."

- Dr_Cube see all 31 comments

Remedy Wants to do Alan Wake 2, Would Remain Exclusive to Microsoft

By Brian Leahy, Aug 09, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Alan Wake developer Remedy would like to do a sequel with Microsoft and even though Remedy owns the rights to the franchise, any future games would...


"Not that Microsoft will allow it anyway, but Alan Wake 2 would be utterly pointless on PC ..."

- MeestaNob see all 91 comments

Daily Filter: July 28, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Jul 28, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming


"Go go God of War Ghost of Sparta -- this game is going to be really good!"

- Jaradakar see all 4 comments

Microsoft Replacing Alan Wake DLC Codes for Those that Redeemed Too Early

By Brian Leahy, Jul 27, 2010 1:20pm PDT

Now that "The Signal", the first DLC pack for Alan Wake included with all new purchases, is up on Xbox Live Marketplace, some users are finding out...


"Strange, i remember trying to redeem that code when the game came out and it just refused it. I ..."

- Rizob see all 9 comments

Shack PSA: Alan Wake DLC 'The Signal' Now Available

By Xav de Matos, Jul 27, 2010 8:00am PDT

The downloadable content that directly continues the tale of Alan Wake is now available on the Xbox Live Markerplace. "The Signal" takes place...


"retail release on same day as RDR and DLC release on the same day as SC2 haha who is in charge ..."

- mort see all 9 comments

Xbox Live Marketplace Schedule: July 22 to August 2

By Xav de Matos, Jul 21, 2010 10:00am PDT

Xbox Live's Major Nelson has released the schedule for Xbox Live Marketplace content from July 22 to August 2, noting discounts on Borderlands and...


""On July 22, Avatar items from the fantasy realm of Dragon Age: Origins and the sci-fi world of ..."

- radioactivez0r see all 8 comments

Remedy "Very Pleased" with Alan Wake Reception, Says Title Seems to "Have Legs"

By Xav de Matos, Jul 12, 2010 8:20am PDT

Remedy Entertainment has told Shacknews the studio is "very pleased" with Alan Wake's critical and commercial reception following an eighth place...


"If it was really good, it would have been "totally blown away with the sales numbers! beyond all ..."

- Sewje see all 119 comments