A remaster of Alan Wake could be coming subsequent month, in accordance with a brand new retailer itemizing.
Again in June, Alan Wake Remastered appeared alongside Ultimate Fantasy 7 Remake inside Epic Video games Retailer backend information. Now, a bit over two months later, listings for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Xbox variations of Alan Wake Remastered have appeared on Taiwanese retailer, Rakuten Taiwan, as noticed by Wario64 on Twitter.
Alan Wake Remastered listed for Oct fifth launch (PS4/PS5/Xbox) on Rakuten Taiwan https://t.co/qb4YOFpqxBhttps://t.co/kYbeONXefFhttps://t.co/PaDnYZ1MME pic.twitter.com/883y2DhCkD
— Wario64 (@Wario64) September 4, 2021
The hyperlinks Wario64 posted now not take you to the Alan Wake Remastered listings, however earlier than the hyperlinks had been modified, IGN was capable of go to every hyperlink and confirm that every took you to a Rakuten Taiwan itemizing for the sport. Beneath are screenshots of the PS4, PS5, and Xbox listings for Alan Wake Remastered.
As you possibly can see within the screenshots above, the listings appear to counsel an October 5 launch date. Industry analyst, Daniel Ahmad, replied to Wario64 on Twitter about an hour after Wario64 posted the hyperlinks to seemingly affirm that Alan Wake Remastered is actual.
“Will probably be introduced subsequent week,” Ahmad mentioned.
“[Next] week” might sound random, however Ahmad might be alluding to the upcoming 2021 PlayStation Showcase taking place subsequent week on September 9. The listings do present a PlayStation 5 model and the showcase is ready to go over the “way forward for PS5.” Maybe Alan Wake Remastered is in that future.
In fact, this might simply be coincidence and Alan Wake Remastered could be introduced at a special time unbiased of the 2021 PlayStation Showcase subsequent week.
Whereas ready to see if Alan Wake Remastered is definitely actual, examine how the sport appeared in Epic Video games Retailer information again in June after which learn our ideas on the current Management-Alan Wake crossover in IGN’s Management: AWE Enlargement overview. Take a look at our ideas on the unique Alan Wake in IGN’s Alan Wake overview after that.
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