Wednesday 14th November 2007

Atari, one of Australia?s leading sources of interactive entertainment today announced that its forthcoming apocalyptic action blockbuster Alone in the Dark will launch for Wii and Playstation®2 in addition to Xbox 360? video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3, and Windows.  Alone in the Dark will continue the legacy of innovation started by the first Alone in the Dark game with state-of-the-art technology driving a captivating and entertaining original gameplay experience.

Developed by Hydravision, Alone in the Dark for Wii and PS2 follows the same story as the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC version, where over the course of one apocalyptic night, hero Edward Carnby must uncover the earth-shattering secret hidden in New York?s iconic Central Park.

Hydravision has tackled the innovative and highly advanced technology driving Alone in the Dark on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC head-on, using the company?s wealth of experience and proven technology.  The versions for Wii and PS2 have been developed in parallel specifically to take full advantage of each console?s capabilities.  Both games push the hardware hard, incorporating many of the gameplay features found in the Xbox 360 version.  On the Wii, the control system is specially adapted to make full use of the Remote and Nunchuck to manipulate objects in real-time, a key gameplay feature of Alone in the Dark, enhancing the player?s immersion in the experience.

Source: Atari