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Deadly Premonition: The Director’s Cut Review – Pleasantville

When Deadly Premonition first came out in 2010 it created a bit of a stir. A lot of reviewers couldn’t get past the dated visuals and technical difficulties of the game. It’s fair to say that it wasn’t until a few key voices in the reviews industry rallied against these critics and began granting the game 10/10, 5/5, GOTY status that people began paying attention to a game that was basically a love letter to late 20th century weirdness. Deadly [...]

[Featurama] Jodie Foster, Squirrels, and More: A Casual Conversation with SWERY 65

Last week I went off to get a look at Deadly Premonition: Director’s Cut. If you read my preview it’s shaping up to be great. Like…really, really great. So you can only imagine my excitement when I got out and met the man behind one of my favorite games this side of the console generation. This isn’t an interview per se, but an informal back and forth at the event, and then later over some drinks. What did I find [...]

[Preview] A First-Hand Look at the Deadly Premonition Director’s Cut

  Back in 2010, a slow but audible commotion was building around a horror-mystery budget title called Deadly Premonition. Originally released to scathing negative reviews criticizing everything from the dated graphics (which I still have yet to understand, I thought it looked fine) to the awkward controls. Additionally, many of the game’s mechanics involving missions and side-quests were poorly explained causing some grief with time management. But then the winds changed. All of a sudden accolades were pouring in from [...]