Alan Wake - One of the Best Games Coming to PC

Alan Wake originally is one of the best games in 2010, where this game released for the first time. It is confirmed with many awards and achievements that this horror survival game has acquired at that time. The biggest strength of Alan Wake is the story, which considered as the best original story that able to bring the horror environment perfectly while gamers are playing the game. The soundtrack, which also get the awards are superb and able to make the gamers shivers as if they are brought to the realm of the game. The narration and the main character development really play with the gamers’ mind so it becomes very addictive.

Alan Wake

Alan Wake

Recently, Remedy Ent with Nitro Games finally released the PC version of Alan Wake after two years waiting. Remedy released the PC version of this game exclusive via Steam digital distributions, so the only way to get the game is to download it via Steam. As for the price, all gamers are only need to pay $29.99. With that price, the gamers also will get the limited Collector’s Edition that contains various things about this game, including commentary video, PDF formatted book, and game soundtrack. This offer is only valid until February 23rd so you better hurry and buy this game via Steam in order to get the Collector’s Edition.

In this PC version, Alan Wake coming with a couple of special episodes, including ‘The Signal’ and ‘The Writer’ with detailed graphic as well as awesome finish. Other special thing about this PC version is the optimization of keyboard and mouse control and Microsoft gamepad as well. Monitor is also another thing that Remedy paid a lot of attention as they also provide various choice of aspect ratio, including 4:3, 16: 9 and 16:10. Not enough yet? Remedy even gave you full customizable UI that allow you to customize the HUD and graphic setting.

But don’t be glad yet as Alan Wake finally coming to PC as you need to match your PC specification with the requirement system of this game to get the full experience of the game’s world. Here is the minimum system required to play the game:
  • Processor: 2GHz Intel or 2.8 GHz AMD Dual Core
  • OS: Windows XP SP2
  • Memory: 2 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10 compatible with 512MB RAM and DirectX 9.0c
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB of HD space
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible

As for the recommended system for this game:
  • Processor: 2.66 GHz Intel or 3.2 GHz Quad Core
  • OS: Windows 7
  • Memory: 4 GB of RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10 compatible with 1GB RAM and DirectX 10
  • Hard Drive: 8 GB of HD space
  • Sound: DirectX 9.0c compatible

Besides the digital version, Remedy Entertainment also has mentioned that Alan Wake PC version will also available in retail box soon in March 2, 2012. In the retail box version, Alan Wake will be coming in two editions, which is Standard Edition and Collector’s Edition. Standard Edition consists of Alan Wake DVD game, DLC ‘The Signal’ and ‘The Writer’, a DVD with 13 original soundtrack, 6 post card with different pictures, 7 picture sticker, manual book, and a poster.

As for the Collector’s edition of box version, gamers will receive all Standard Edition items plus audio commentary and Remedy information in DVD, History of Remedy, The Making of Alan Wake, story board, "Alan Wake Files" book with 144 pages that consist of all mysterious incident around Alan Wake and Bright Falls.