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Score Breakdown Based on 6528 ratings
  1. 10 (1542)
  2. 9 (2974)
  3. 8 (1323)
  4. 7 (367)
  5. 6 (103)
  6. 5 (66)
  7. 4 (37)
  8. 3 (21)
  9. 2 (14)
  10. 1 (81)

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  • User Rating 7

    Not a bad game, but it's not a "great" (8.5!) by any means.

    Rated on March 07, 2012 by omnimodis78

    I had high hopes for this game. I love story driven games, with twists - fused with action, but where the narrative is the plot component rather than hard action. In that respect, Alan Wake delivere...

    2 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    There's a lot more good than bad. You certainly haven't played anything like Alan Wake before.

    Rated on March 20, 2012 by doctor_kaz

    Alan Wake is one of the most unique AAA titles to arrive on the PC in some time. Unlike most big budget games nowadays, it was clearly made without the usual interference from the twits in the Market...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    I have experienced something new type after long time but some repetitive aspect of the gameplay were disappointing!

    Rated on March 24, 2012 by predator7256

    This game really takes you down in graphics and story even though the gameplay is some letdown and average.Graphics and Story along with sound contribute majorly in the game's success. Let's start ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Fight the darkness and find out what is happening around the town of Bright Falls

    Rated on March 26, 2012 by nutcrackr

    Alan Wake is a psychological action game created by Remedy. Announced as an open world game in 2005, it was going to push the PC platform to extremes. Instead it launched only on the Xbox 360 in May 2...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Alan Wake is still great 2 years later, and is even enough for 360 owners to come back for more.

    Rated on March 31, 2012 by ivory_soul

    The Good: Graphical upgrade looks great, memorable story and characters, great pacing, interesting gun play mechanics, included DLC is a bonus The Bad: Gun play gets repetitive after awhile, can be...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    an new entry in the horror genre ,

    Rated on April 06, 2012 by ps2fatboy

    this game is is one hell of a surprise, i bought this as an exrental,thought it would pass the time and it did ,it took my whole time lol,the character and storyline takes you and also the look and fe...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    A memorable story that is well paced, thorough, and overall just fun.

    Rated on April 09, 2012 by TheBatFreak777

    For me, playing games is as much about the story as anything else. So, when I hear about games like Alan Wake I get interested pretty quick. I enjoyed this one thoroughly from start to finish though...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    I Have The GOOD And The BAD

    Rated on April 10, 2012 by hamzairshad02

    The Good: *Superb Story*Friendly Characters*Killing With Cars Is Fun*Creepy Environment*Good Soundtrack*Some Places are Fun*Good Artificial Intelligence* Best Episode Of This Game: Epis...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Alan Wake arrives on PC and lets PC owners play the best version of the game. My DarkZero review.

    Rated on April 17, 2012 by Domstercool

    The PC version of Alan Wake has been through quite a ride to finally get a release on the platform. It was originally slated to be released together with the Xbox 360 version, but Microsoft decided th...

    4 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9


    Rated on July 28, 2012 by Radrick10000

    This game had me creeped out big time! I would be to scared to move. I would just want to back into a corner and fight it out but they just keep coming! You just have to RUN, and fight, at the same...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.