Alan Wake, a best-selling suspense author, escapes to a small town in the American Northwest to recover from the mysterious disappearance of his fiancée. The player assumes the role of Alan Wake exploring the idyllic town of Bright Falls, Wash. The cinematic, dynamic and interactive environments of the game encourages you to explore the free roaming world and discover the twists and turns of its strong storyline.
Alan Wake is a mission-based game, which uses its depth of story and characters creating unique problem-solving scenarios and terrifying action with unseen creatures of nightmarish worlds. The unique combat system uses light as a weapon, as the story progresses Alan finds his enemies getting stronger as the days get shorter.