“We’re not even shy to say it. Remedy is a humble group of people and we will say it was a mistake. It was a tick-box back then, that was a trend. “Open-world,” “free-roaming” and “sandbox” was the way to go.”It's out next month.
“We tried that for about six months, trying to get the pacing right of a thriller in an open world setting. When you have the player turning up to a love scene in a monster truck when they should be showing up in a Cadillac you know something’s wrong. You know something is not working.”
Tuesday, 13 April 2010
Remedy’s Oskari Hakkinen has commented on revealing Alan Wake back in 2005 as an open world title was a mistake: