Heavy Rain – Game Review

Heavy Rain is one of the titles I’ve wanted to play for a long time, but unfortunately, I never found the right moment nor the time to enter this thriller. One of the reasons lies in its exclusive infusion with the PS platform, which more than halves the base of potential players at the moment.

However, nostalgia kicked in, although it was released back way back in 2010 on the previous generation consoles (PS3), they released a slightly revamped version for the PS4 in 2016. By no means is it a classic title where I could spend hours talking about gameplay. A good decade ago, Quantum Dreams released their first modern interactive story, where we co-authored the main protagonists’ fate, mainly through QTE sequences, research, and conversations. Since then, they also released Beyond: Two Souls and Detroit: Become Human. Although you may think of them as an inexperienced studio, Quantum Dreams are actually veterans of the genre and, at the same time, one of the founders. They managed to make the genre attractive to the average player. After all, it’s the beginning of Fahrenheit classic, also known as the Indigo Prophecy.

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