Alan Wake 2 Confirmed To Release On October 17 This Year

Alan Wake 2 is just among the slew of entries that have been announced in the PlayStation Showcase event.

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  • Alan Wake 2’s release date has finally been confirmed in a new gameplay trailer for the title. The official trailer was revealed at the PlayStation Showcase 2023 event.
  • The release date also coincides with the words of the protagonist’s voice actor; he said October month was targetted.
  • Earlier investors reports have also confirmed that the title is fully playable, and it was in the final stages of production some months ago.
  • The title will release on October 17, 2023 on the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and Series S, and PC (via the Epic Games Store).

Alan Wake 2’s release date has finally been confirmed in a new detailed trailer for the game. The trailer was included in the long list of other alluring entries that have been featured in the PlayStation Showcase 2023 event, leaving players ecstatic with the choice of all the upcoming entries for the PlayStation 5. Nevertheless, the long wait is finally over; fans can soon get to play the psychologically haunting sequel to the original Alan Wake soon.

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The sequel to Remedy Entertainment’s spooky action adventure, Alan Wake 2, is reportedly releasing on October 17, 2023 after an incredibly long wait. Remedy Entertainment ensured to inform the fans many times in the past that the entry was aiming at a 2023 release, and the words appear to have finally come true. Moreover, the voice actor Matthew Porretta also disclosed in a podcast that October was the targetted month for the game.

Alan Wake 2 had only entered full production back in September 2022, and fans have been curious about the sequel’s progress after a decade’s worth of suspense. Furthermore, the enthralling title was planned for this year as per the recent investor’s report; the new release date has ensured that Alan Wake 2 will not suffer a delay in its arrival. The title was reportedly in the final stages of production and fully playable only a few months ago.

Alan Wake 2 is slated to release on October 17, 2023.
Alan Wake 2 is slated to release on October 17, 2023.

To add even more fuel to the anticipated bunch of fans, Remedy Entertainment has called Alan Wake 2 its biggest title yet, causing fans to get excited knowing the excellent track record of the studio. It is set to anchor on the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X and Series S, and PC (through the Epic Games Store).

The PlayStation Showcase 2023 event is a riveting portrayal of Sony’s vision for the near future, and we have already seen some alluring reveals winning the hearts of gamers. The giant company is committed to brewing the best sequels and upcoming new IPs with its first-party studios to drive the second phase of the PS5, and the new gameplay trailer for the Alan Wake sequel has easily managed to stand out among some of the other reveals.

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