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9th May 2012
Alan Wake's American Nightmare Is Coming to PC on 22nd May

Remedy has recently announced that Alan Wake's American Nightmare will be coming to PC on 22nd May.

The game will be available on PC via Steam for £9.28. If you preorder the title, you will receive 10% off the retail price, with an additional 15% discount for Alan Wake fans who have purchased the original game.The original Alan Wake title is currently 50% off at Steam (£11.49) - click here to go to the game's Steam page.

The game was originally an XBOX360 exclusive title which was released during Microsoft's HouseParty event in February this year.It has the Fight Till Dawn mode occupying the main storyline. The Fight Till Dawn Mode is a ten minute challenge which involves the player fighting a number of Taken until sunrise. The main storyline focuses on Alan's struggle through the night as he tries to hunt down his evil doppelganger, Mr Scratch, before he gets to Alice. The game features a brand new score as well as another custom song by ingame band; Old Gods of Asgard (music by Poets of the Fall). The main cutscenes are live-action with Ilkka Villi portraying both the protagonist and antagonist.

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Press Release:

Alan Wake's American Nightmare makes PC Debut May 22nd
Acclaimed Pulp Action Adventure Shines Light on PC

HELSINKI, FINLAND (May 8, 2012) – Gaming’s best selling writer is back with a vengeance. On May 22, Alan Wake returns in Remedy’s stand-alone digital spin-off adventure, Alan Wake’s American Nightmare, which brings home a hard-boiled, thrilling pulp action adventure, to PC’s everywhere. This critically acclaimed game has been revamped for the PC with stunning high-resolution graphics and enhanced PC features.

In celebration of the impending launch, Remedy is offering gamers a motherload of discounts on Alan Wake. Pre-orders of American Nightmare on Steam or GOG will receive 10% off their purchase. For purchasers of the original Alan Wake, an additional 15% off is available! Alan Wake is now part of Steam’s Midweek Madness (only 72 hours!) available at 50% off. This offer is also available on GOG.

Alan Wake’s American Nightmare will go on sale in retail shortly after through Nordic Games.

About Alan Wake’s American Nightmare:

Alan Wake’s American Nightmare is a stand alone spin-off adventure featuring a thrilling pulp action story mode and an all new “Fight till Dawn” arcade mode.  American Nightmare will shine a new light on the world of Wake while appealing to fans and newcomers alike.

The single player campaign comes from the darkest corners of the ‘Night Springs’, a Twilight Zone inspired fiction. American Nightmare is an exaggerated and gritty rendering of that world – where the horrors of reality have the all too easy habit of coming true. When Wake becomes stuck in the alternate shadowed world of Night Springs, he must hunt down his evil double, Mr. Scratch, to find answers. A supernatural serial killer, Scratch is fixated on Wake’s wife, Alice, and even more horribly, Wake’s demise. To survive and thrive in the darkest of nights, Wake must learn to control reality itself and unravel the secrets of Night Springs with a trusty flashlight by his side and whatever weapon he can find.

The brand new “Fight till Dawn” arcade mode places Wake in the battle of his life. Players are tasked with surviving a full night of brutal onslaughts while racking up their score. With a myriad of new enemies to battle, Wake won’t have any trouble since he’ll have plenty of deadly options within his arsenal: old stalwarts like the flare gun, wild new favorites like the nail gun and old school Remedy favorites like the Uzi. Thankfully, safe havens and unlockable weapons litter the landscape, allowing for a momentary respite from the darkness. Surviving until dawn is only the beginning though, as online leaderboards pit friends head-to-head to see who the real champion of light is.

Steam link:

PEGI and ESRB ratings pending. Alan Wake’s American Nightmare will be available for $14.99 through Steam and GOG on May 22, and in retail outlets soon after via publisher Nordic Games. For more information, please visit Alan Wake on Facebook (, Twitter (@Remedygames) and the website

About Remedy Entertainment Ltd.

Remedy Entertainment Ltd. is a privately held developer of state-of-the-art action games, game franchises and cutting edge 3D game technology. Remedy is based in Espoo, Finland. Their highly acclaimed games include Death Rally (PC, 1996), Max Payne (PC/Xbox/PS2, 2001) and Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne (PC/Xbox/PS2, 2003) Remedy’s latest creation, Alan Wake, is a Psychological Action Thriller for Xbox360 & PC. Alan Wake’s American Nightmare, a stand-alone expansion to the Alan Wake universe, is available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for Xbox 360 and PC  For more information, please visit and


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