Excerpt: Heavy Rain is Quantic Dream’s latest attempt to blend traditional gaming and cinematic conventions, and also delivers one of the best experiences you’ll find this generation. It’s unlike anything else on the market today, and the only game that comes anywhere close to its QTE/context-based control...
Excerpt: The gaming-industry is enormous. The console and game sales are running in the millions these days and more and more people come into contact with videogames. “Small” developers are taking a shot by competing with unique and special concepts in the hopes of reaching a part of the masses.
Conclusion: Heavy Rain is a vast leap in drawing believable digital performances from actors, managing to invoke empathy as the story develops, causing what would be a so-so movie narrative, to flourish as a genuinely memorable and affecting videogame.
Excerpt: So you’ve tried out all that the PlayStation Move party games have to offer. You’ve done everything from swatting bugs and disc golf on ice to grooming virtual pets and shooting cardboard cut-outs.
Excerpt: Heavy rain always had an interesting control system which made it feel like nothing you’d played before, but now with the release of the Move controller you have a whole new way to control it again.
Conclusion: , which you can read on this site as well. My main focus was to discuss how the introduction of the PlayStation MOVE controller has changed the experience you get from this game. Overall, the motions for the game are a bit difficult and will take multiple tries before you get them right.