Trailer and photograph: Remedy Entertainment
Alan Wake 2 is one of the leaders in The Game Awards, dubbed the “Oscars of gaming” with eight nominations in different categories. The game was released by the Espoo-based game developer Remedy Entertainment in October this year.
In a nutshell, Alan Wake 2 pushes players into a psychological horror story from the perspective of two playable characters by utilizing the power of current consoles and PCs. Full of references to Finland, the horror adventure relies on blue-and-white exoticism.
Finnish actors Ilkka Villi, Martti Suosalo and Peter Franzen along with Sami Järvi, the creative director at Remedy, are all featured in the game.
Alan Wake 2 was nominated in:
- Best Performance (Melani Liburd)
- Best Art Direction
- Best Score and Music
- Best Audio Design
- Best Narrative
- Best Action Adventure Game
- Best Game Direction
- Game of the Year
The 10th annual Game Awards show will be held at the Peacock Theater in Los Angeles, USA, on Thursday, December 7, 2023.