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Control is one of the best games to come out recently and it has been very well received by the fans. Interestingly, the director of the game had something else in mind when the game was being made. Mikael Kasurinen, wanted the players to be able to complete Control without any mandatory powers. Some of the powers are mandatory but there are those that can be gained or missed by not playing the side missions. I for one missed out on evade and the ability to convert the enemy to my side in the game initially. I later found that I could do that and I dove into the side missions mid-way through the game. Mikael Kasurinen had the following to say regarding the matter: I was of the opinion initially that I didn’t want any mandatory powers. Like, you can play through the game without ever getting Launch. It…

With the PS5 and Xbox Series X so close to launch, developers are working on titles for next-generation hardware and Control 2 could be one of those titles. A new job listing by Remedy suggests that the developer is working on Control 2. The listing is for a Senior Producer “for a key role working on Remedy’s Control franchise” who will lead devs through project life cycle stages and more. The listing mentions that the candidate to be “aware of industry standards…and help team members stay on par or ahead of them.” We know that Control is coming to PS5 and that there is going to be a new DLC that focuses on the events of Alan Wake. It is safe to say that Remedy does not need a Senior Producer to port the game to PS5 or for a DLC. So the chances of this listing being related to Control 2 is…

Control has already released on the current generation consoles but it is also coming to PS5 and Xbox Scarlett. The PS5 and Xbox Scarlett have better hardware and SSDs which will make the game perform even better.  The devs at Remedy talked about how well the PS5 hardware will be able to run Control and they mentioned that the game will look and perform even better on the new hardware. Tatu Aalto, lead graphics programmer at Remedy touched on Ray Tracing. Here is what he had to say regarding the matter: Ray tracing is a fundamental shift in how to approach computer graphics. Gradual improvements in processing power and programmability have made it possible to do very accurate material shading and effects on the previous generation already, but for global connectivity games have used either precomputed static data, or relied on incomplete screen space information. Ray tracing is not just…

First, they brought us the grim neo-noir crime thriller drama, Max Payne which spanned over three satisfying games telling the story of a man with nothing to lose. Then, they followed that success with the Stephen King and Kubrick inspired psychological horror story with Alan Wake.  Their most recent release was back in 2016 with the mind-bending time travel sci-fi adventure, Quantum Break. With such a visionary eye for storytelling expertise, Sam Lake and co’s next struggle brings us Control, which aims to redefine the third-person action-adventure genre with something unique. Control at a glance After two back to back exclusive deals with Microsoft Studios, Remedy Entertainment’s Control will be multi-platform, set to launch on 27th Aug this year. What Control aims to be at its heart is an immersive and cinematic experience blending the smooth gun-play we’ve come to expect from Remedy and the storytelling elements that are always…