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Remedy offers progress update on upcoming projects

Remedy’s financial results provide some insights into the progress of Alan Wake 2, its Control spin-offs, and more.

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Remedy’s financial results provide some insights into the progress of Alan Wake 2, its Control spin-offs, and more.

In its latest financial results (dated May 13, 2022) Remedy made announcements regarding the company’s finances.

(It’s a bit dry, but if you want to read all that, you can find it in the original report.)

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But far more interesting, from our point of view, were the updates on Remedy’s upcoming games, including multiple projects in the Alan Wake/Control shared universe.

Those updates are as follows:

Alan Wake 2

“Alan Wake 2 is in the full production stage. A lot of work remains, but the game is starting to take a more complete form in many areas. As communicated earlier, Alan Wake 2 will be released in 2023.”

Codename Vanguard

“Codename Vanguard, a free-to-play co-operative game to be co-published with Tencent, has made good progress since the previous quarter. The project is in the proof-of-concept stage. We have continued to strengthen the team. Vanguard and our other projects have benefitted from our operations in Sweden.”

Codename Condor and Codename Heron

“Codename Condor, a spin-off game of Control, continues in the proof-of-concept stage. Codename Heron, a bigger Control game, is in the concept stage and its prototyping continues. Additionally, together with the Northlight-technology team, the focus has been on developing the required technology and tools that will serve a number of Remedy games in the future.”

Anything else?

There was also mention of the recently-announced remakes of Max Payne and Max Payne 2, but outside of some platitudes (“The public reception to this announcement was overwhelmingly positive”) there’s precious little concrete to go on.

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So it sounds like Alan Wake 2 will be with us next year, but everything else in the Remedy stable might be a way off yet.


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