Product placement has been faraway from Alan Wake Remastered, which implies you gained’t see manufacturers resembling Verizon within the recreation.
This is because of expired offers, based on a PR consultant for the sport speaking to ScreenRant. In the adverts’ place, there might be generic in-universe branding.
For those that didn’t play the 2010 unique, it featured fairly just a few real-life manufacturers, and a few even factored into gameplay. The product placement wasn’t too in your face, as Remedy did its greatest to assist make the sport world really feel a bit extra actual with the in-game adverts.
For instance, within the unique recreation, there have been collectible Energizer batteries that could possibly be used for the flashlight. Verizon was additionally the cellphone service supplier and appeared alongside Verizon-branded cell phones. There can also be a Verizon business viewable on one of many recreation’s interactive TVs. Also, there have been billboards in and across the recreation’s city for Ford and Lincoln autos.
As ScreenRant notes, an Xbox 360 was additionally proven within the unique recreation when it was a Microsoft printed title, and it’s attainable the console has additionally been eliminated, attributable to it being an outdated console or as a result of the deal expired.
Alan Wake Remastered had been rumored for some time and was lastly introduced final week two days after a Taiwanese retailer leaked it.
It is ready to be launched on October 5. The remastered recreation will embrace the bottom recreation and the 2 expansions, The Signal and The Writer, and might be printed by Epic Games. It might be made obtainable on PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, and PC and in beautiful 4k.