More Reviews
REVIEWS Dokuro (PC) Review
Dokuro makes the jump from handheld to PC, but does it help or hinder this unusual platformer?

About Love, Hate, and the other Review
Simple feelings. Complex puzzles.
More Previews
PREVIEWS Evolve Preview
With multiplayer action set as its focus, Evolve surprised us earlier this month by introducing a single-player campaign mode where you can switch between mercenaries.
Release Dates
NEW RELEASES Kalimba
Release date: Out Now

Persona 5
Release date: 12/31/14

Motorcycle Club
Release date: 01/01/15

Saints Row: Gat out of Hell
Release date: 01/20/15


LATEST FEATURES Downloadable Content Walks the Line Between Fun and Frenzied in Middle-earth
I don’t even care all that much for the Lords of the Rings brand, which makes the content falling under Shadow of Mordor’s Season Pass a pleasant surprise.

Ugly Christmas Sweaters for Gamers
If this awful trend is going to persist, you may as well do it your way.
MOST POPULAR FEATURES Black Friday 2014 Video Game Deals Buyer's Guide
Looking to score the most bang for your buck the day after Thanksgiving? Well look no further! Our Black Friday guide is just the tool you need.

LEADERBOARD
Read More Member Blogs
FEATURED VOXPOP ryanbates
Gamer Love
By ryanbates
Posted on 12/19/14
When a player one meets his or her player two, it's a beautiful thing. Check out this cake my friend and GameRevolution reader Lindsey L. gave her sweetums on their two-year anniversary!   ...

 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   SmartFeedSmartFeed   RegisterRegister   ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 
Alan Wake

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Game Revolution Forum Index -> Microsoft
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
used44



Joined: 08 Mar 2002
Posts: 20933

PostPosted: Wed May 22, 2013 11:58 am    Post subject: Alan Wake Reply with quote

Is $5 on ms live right now. I've actually had the game before and played maybe two hours before deciding it wasn't really my thing. But for $5 I should try it again, right? Right? Isn't this game super loved around here.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Psuedo



Joined: 09 Jul 2012
Posts: 133

PostPosted: Wed May 22, 2013 12:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It was alright. They really should of went with free roam instead of the linear style. Cool mechanic's though, and it felt a bit more like max payne than the new max payne itself actually.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Sourdeez
Does it use DX12?!?


Joined: 12 Feb 2012
Posts: 2179

PostPosted: Wed May 22, 2013 1:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I just finished the alan wake collectors edition. They did a great job porting it to the PC.

I was surprised just how kinda max payney it felt at times. I really liked the game but I wouldn't have enjoyed it as much if I was playing it one episode at a time and then having to wait for the next one.

Skip to 2:35
http://youtu.be/ZjY1WDz8TpI
_________________
“I do like metaphorical heroin and my heroin dealer. EA”
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
47



Joined: 12 Jul 2006
Posts: 24

PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2013 3:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It gripped me heavily. The beginning sucked me in and I finished it really quickly. When these games are done right they are usually excellent.

Quote:
They really should of went with free roam instead of the linear style.
.

Couldn't agree more though.
_________________
As tempting as it was I decided not to start attacking people with the crowbar.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    Game Revolution Forum Index -> Microsoft All times are GMT - 7 Hours
Page 1 of 1
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum