Alan Wake vs Deadly Premonition – 12 startling similarities

One of 2010’s best horror games has a disturbing amount in common with its best-worst

Before every “episode” of Alan Wake – and again if you ever quit the game and come back later – you’ll get a TV-style recap of the things that happened in previous episodes. You’ll get the same thing in Deadly Premonition – although as far as we can tell, it’s exactly the same every time.


After graduating from college in 2000 with a BA in journalism, I worked for five years as a copy editor, page designer and videogame-review columnist at a couple of mid-sized newspapers you've never heard of. My column eventually got me a freelancing gig with GMR magazine, which folded a few months later. I was hired on full-time by GamesRadar in late 2005, and have since been paid actual money to write silly articles about lovable blobs.
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