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Heavy Rain

Rating Summary

Based on 33 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

73

Top Critic Average

41%

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Based on 33 critic reviews
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General Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Mar 1, 2016

Developer: Quantic Dream

Publisher: Sony

Genre: Adventure

Heavy Rain is an interactive, single player, action adventure game in which every decision players make influences the evolution of a desperate quest to catch a deadly killer poised to strike again. Featuring a complex and dark storyline meant for mature audiences, the game is a PlayStation 3 exclusive featuring a variety of possible endings, advanced crime scene analysis, replayable chapters, four playable characters and the ability to continue play as remaining characters in the event of your current character's death.

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PC Gamer

69 / 100
PC Gamer

Heavy Rain is poorly written and not as smart as it thinks it is, but has a genuine sense of choice and consequence.

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IGN

7.5 / 10.0
IGN

Although its clunky controls and inconsistent voice acting dates Heavy Rain, it still remains enjoyable (if mad) B-grade sholock. A stunning visual upgrade on the PlayStation 4 makes this the version to grab if you're new to developer Quantic Dream's games, and existing fans should find enjoyment in a richer aesthetic this time around.

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David Cage's breakout title gets prettier, but not smarter.

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Despite having some awkward control quirks while playing with a mouse and keyboard, the PC version of Heavy Rain is just as solid as the PlayStation 4 re-release.

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Quantic Dream Co-Founder Says You Can Expect "Different Genres" From The Studio in the Future

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Quantic Dream hires exec to round up third-party developers

Quantic Dream hires exec to round up third-party developers

Quantic Dream has hired game veteran Sebastien Motte to help run third-party development relations as the company expands beyond PlayStation.

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Heavy Rain's free 45-minute demo is live on the Epic Games Store

Heavy Rain's free 45-minute demo is live on the Epic Games Store

Hunt for The Origami Killer across two chapters.

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Beyond: Two Souls and Heavy Rain launch this summer on the Epic Games Store

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Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls, and Detroit: Become Human get release dates on PC

Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls, and Detroit: Become Human get release dates on PC

And demos are coming too.

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Detroit: Become Human, Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls will get free demos before release

Detroit: Become Human, Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls will get free demos before release

All three games are now available for pre-purchase on the Epic Games Store.

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Detroit: Become Human system requirements recommend a GTX 1080

Ditto for Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls.

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Epic Games Store hits 85 million registered users

Epic Games Store hits 85 million registered users

A few days ago, Epic Games announced that it was bringing some popular PlayStation 4 exclusives to PC. Developer Quantic Dream recently expressed interest in going multi-platform, and the team is porting Heavy Rain, Beyond: Two Souls, and more to PC.

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