DEVELOPER DIARY | X360 Monday, February 6, 2012 | 5:58 PM

AW's American Nightmare: Dev Diary

AW's American Nightmare: Dev Diary

Remedy has released the first dev diary for Alan Wake's American Nightmare. Less than 2 weeks before the game's release.

Dev Diary - Online Animation

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Commented on 2012-02-06 19:46:15
I'm guessing Sub-HD resolutions again, if so I'll wait for the PC version.
Commented on 2012-02-06 19:52:53
Man i cant wait! got my points ready for the 360 vers.
Commented on 2012-02-06 20:20:20 In reply to BLackHawkodst
Posted by omniscient
I'm guessing Sub-HD resolutions again, if so I'll wait for the PC version.
You guess wrong, fake nostradamus. Game is now 720p with FXAA opposed to the demmanding 4xMSAA solution. Way better than that sub-HD POS looking Siren: Lost Translation @ 500p with BlurAA(QuicnuxAA), and nears the IQ of the aproaching PC release of AW.
Posted by BLackHawkodst
Man i cant wait! got my points ready for the 360 vers.
1200 points to be more precise, mine are already lined up.
Commented on 2012-02-06 20:29:33 In reply to nostradamus
why do you bring up a game that probably had less than half the budget and came out years ago as reference to how good this looks in comparison? Makes zero sense
Commented on 2012-02-06 20:39:11
perfect example of how a game can not only be bad looking by its standards but even worse by the lack of definition the sub-hd upscalling creates, you even get a shit smuged of vaseline to blurify the stink all over it.

sub-hd is bad. crap post-processing blur in top of it is even worse. At least something like Halo 3 made you suffer from jaggies that cut your eye, but didn't make you cross-eyed trying to figure what crap texture is that through all the vaseline IQ that some games think that blur is better than jaggies.
Commented on 2012-02-06 20:45:58 In reply to bleachedsmiles
Posted by bleachedsmiles
why do you bring up a game that probably had less than half the budget and came out years ago as reference to how good this looks in comparison? Makes zero sense
Because he's a silly fanboy that needs to take as many shots at the other side as possible. Duh.

720p + FXAA also doesn't approach 1080+ with 16XAA.
Posted by omniscient
I'm guessing Sub-HD resolutions again, if so I'll wait for the PC version.
There's no guarantee that there will ever be one. Don't forget--the PC version of Alan Wake isn't published by Microsoft Game Studios. There's very little indication one way or another if this is even a possibility.
Commented on 2012-02-06 23:01:05 In reply to nostradamus
so it's 720p that is great news.
Commented on 2012-02-06 23:12:15 In reply to omniscient
Posted by omniscient
I'm guessing Sub-HD resolutions again, if so I'll wait for the PC version.
Try playing games for fun not for what resolutions they are.
Commented on 2012-02-06 23:22:34
Any word if they fixed the Tearing?
Commented on 2012-02-07 16:53:19 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Posted by GriftGFX
:(
lmao, salty.
Posted by IRAIPT0IR
Any word if they fixed the Tearing?
probably not, i hardly doubt the game is v-synced now that it even is 720p.
Commented on 2012-02-07 18:02:04 In reply to nostradamus
Posted by nostradamus
probably not, i hardly doubt the game is v-synced now that it even is 720p.
Lame, its seriously really bad.
Commented on 2012-02-07 21:39:18 In reply to nostradamus
Posted by nostradamus
lmao, salty.
Hey, I'm not the one who has to constantly validate my decisions by being an asshole on the internet. How's that working out for you?

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