has released a new set of screenshots
from Alan Wake
, illustrating this psychological action thriller in the works at Remedy Entertainment
and set to be available on May 18 (US) and May 21 (Europe), exclusively for Xbox 360. Alan Wake, the game's protagonist, is a bestselling horror writer, who writes a novel about his darkest nightmares. In the game, those nightmares come true. Players will unravel the riveting plot through multilayered character interactions, unique problem-solving and intense combat against terrifying enemies. Alan Wake features a massive, open world for the players to explore - the game is set in an idyllic all-American small town and its surroundings in the state of Washington. In this nightmarish world, where fantasy and reality collide, Alan Wake must use a variety of weapons to survive, including his most powerful ally against the darkness - light itself.