The Alan Wake 2 measurement on PlayStation 5 has been revealed forward of the sport’s digital launch later this week.
Treatment’s long-awaited sequel to 2010’s Alan Wake is releasing on October 27 with the pre-load going stay tomorrow (for individuals who pre-ordered the sport). As lined earlier this yr, the sport will solely be made obtainable digitally to have the ability to polish the sport proper down the wire. As well as, Treatment stated that this can permit the studio and writer to maintain the value considerably in test.
“As creatives clearly, by going digital-only it does permit us extra time to shine the sport”, Treatment’s Sam Lake stated in an interview with Eurogamer again in June of this yr. “A big quantity of weeks truly. As a result of in any other case, the sport that goes on the disc, clearly it must be playable with out a patch. We did not wish to launch one thing that we weren’t pleased with principally, and that we did not need gamers to play. So hopefully this fashion we can provide you a greater model of the sport.”
So simply how a lot information must be downloaded to have the ability to play the sport? Properly, on PlayStation 5, gamers might want to obtain 79.775GB of knowledge (model 1.000.001) (thanks PlayStation Game Size). Actual file sizes on different platforms have not been revealed, however based on the sport’s official PC necessities, these enjoying on PC will want 90GB of free SSD area.
The Xbox Collection X model of the sport will possible require roughly the identical quantity of free area.
Alan Wake launches globally (digitally) on PC, Xbox Collection X|S, and PlayStation 5 on October 27. These questioning how the sport will run on consoles (with the moderately beefy PC necessities in thoughts), will not want to fret about efficiency – based on Treatment Leisure’s Thomas Puha, the sport could be very properly optimized for consoles. It stays to be seen, nonetheless, how the sport runs and appears on the Xbox Collection S.