Excerpt: In Greenvale, the rural town at the heart of Deadly Premonition ’s mystery, no one goes outside when it rains. You don’t know why to begin with, and it’s only when you make a trip into town to grab supplies or a bite to eat that you start to notice.
Conclusion: This guide is very helpful as well: http://www.gamefaqs.com/xbox360/943397-deadly-premonition/fa... (Update: 10/8/2010) I have decided that I will not finish this game because it frustrates me endlessly. It's actually inspired me to go into my wayback machine and give a few old games a spin.
Excerpt: Be it in their visuals, their game design or their stories, some games just have an identity all of their own. Deadly Premonition is certainly a title that took its time coming to the UK, although it’s one of those games that definitely falls into the bracket of being one that just couldn’t be...
Excerpt: Deadly Premonition is an open world action-adventure with a distinctly Japanese bent. Taking control of FBI Agent Francis York Morgan, call him York, you have been sent to the rural town of Greenvale to investigate a murder.
Conclusion: You can tell that the developers didn't really know how to make a good game but knew how to make a really enjoyable story (well the ending wasn't that great...). Overall, you will not enjoy actually playing this game all that much, but you will certainly appreciate it's unique story, interesting...
Excerpt: Cult games, in the truest sense of the term, are comparatively rare animals these days. You'll occasionally hear non-gamers applying the label to franchises like Portal, Tomb Raider, or even World of Warcraft - but all of these games are massive success stories, with millions of fans.
Summary: Previously during the investigation ... Deadly Premonition arrived with no fanfare, and even fewer appearances on store shelves. In fact, not many people outside of the hardcore gaming community (and not a great deal more within it) know of its existence.