Remedy Entertainment’s Control bears some resemblance to its earlier recreation Alan Wake, and within the new expansion AWE, that resemblance will get way more overt as we see how the 2 video games are literally linked. It’s step one in establishing what the studio is asking the Remedy Connected Universe, and because it seems, it is engaged on a brand new recreation that can even happen there.
This information was shared by Remedy’s inventive director Sam Lake, who has written a number of of the studio’s largest video games and served because the literal face of Max Payne approach again when.
“What took place in 2010 in Alan Wake is one of the cases that the Federal Bureau of Control has been investigating,” Lake stated. “The AWE expansion is the first official Remedy Connected Universe crossover event, bringing more Alan Wake lore into Control.”
Alan Wake 2 was in growth a number of years in the past, however Remedy’s director of communications Thomas Puha told VG247 final yr that it “didn’t pan out” and that there is not at present an Alan Wake recreation within the works. Now it seems that simply meant in identify, although Remedy hasn’t stated if the subsequent challenge might be referred to as Control 2 or will take issues in a special route.
Control’s AWE enlargement arrives August 27. It might be out there on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.