When best-selling suspense novelist Alan Wake moves to the seemingly peaceful town of Bright Falls, Washington, he has little notion that his life is about to mirror the nightmarish qualities of one of his horror-inducing novels. In seeking to escape the trauma of losing his fiancee, Alan instead finds himself thrust into the heart of a daunting mystery. As the shadows close in around him, will Alan's cleverness be enough to help him cling to the light and escape the encroaching darkness? In Alan Wake, a compelling psychological thriller comes alive with cinematic intensity. Take on the role of Alan as you complete missions, tackle puzzles and engage in combat with horrifying enemies. Explore the hyper-realistic Pacific Northwest setting as you seek to wield the power of light to help you beat back the shadows that strengthen your enemies, making your journey into Bright Falls' heart of darkness even more treacherous.