In a video released by Remedy Entertainment ahead of the 12th anniversary of Alan WakeThis was announced by Creative Director Sam Lake for the release of Alan Wake Remastered comes to Nintendo Switch.
The first minute of the video features a shot of Ilkka Villi, the model for the Alan Wake character, playing a development build of the game on the console. “The game will only be released as a digital Nintendo Switch version and will run natively on the hardware,” added Remedy Entertainment in a press release. The developer said it will announce a release date “in the coming months,” closer to the game’s launch.
In addition to the news from Alan Wake Remastered On Switch, Lake said that will continue during development Alan Wake 2, due for release next year, is going well, the developer won’t be showing any new footage of the game this summer. “Creating a proper, polished demo or trailer takes a lot of effort, and it’s several months of work that could take development,” Lake said in the video. “We feel like we’re on the move, and we want to make sure we’re making the best and first survival horror game for Remedy.
In lieu of new footage or details about the game, Remedy Entertainment has shared several new concept art of the game, which you can see here.
Lake also announced that the rights to the Alan Wake TV series announced back in 2018 were bought by AMC Networks. “There is still a long way to go before the series becomes reality,” the press release continues. “But we’re excited, to say the least, about this latest development.”