Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls is an interactive drama action-adventure video game for the PlayStation 3 console, developed by Quantic Dream. Among others it stars actors Ellen Page and Willem Dafoe.

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Heavy Rain studio Quantic Dream no longer making PlayStation exclusives

NetEase funding secured for multiplatform future.

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Detroit, Heavy Rain developer Quantic Dream loses employment court case

Against staff member who quit due to Photoshop montage scandal.

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Quantic Dream: allegations of unhealthy studio culture are a "smear"

Says it has been subjected to "unfounded attacks".

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Quantic Dream addresses Beyond PS4 skin tone changes

David Cage speaks, plus exclusive assets from the game's files.

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VideoWatch: Are we getting tired of re-releases?

It's this week's Eurogamer Show.

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Beyond: Two Souls gets new PlayStation 4 version next week

But you'll have to wait until March for Heavy Rain.

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Beyond: Two Souls and Heavy Rain are heading to PS4

Quantic Dreams' narrative duo coming later this year.

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Evidence mounts for Beyond: Two Souls PlayStation 4 release

PS4 Trophies list leak follows earlier retail listings.

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VideoTop Five Emotions in Beyond: Two Souls

Ellie Gibson presents a handy video guide.

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UK chart: Pokémon, Beyond fail to dislodge GTA 5

X and Y sales double that of Black and White 2.

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Watch the Beyond: Two Souls premiere livestream tonight

David Cage, Ellen Page and Willem Dafoe all in attendance.

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Sony confirms Beyond censored in Europe

To secure PEGI 16 age rating.

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You can play all of Beyond with your iPhone

"For us this is a key feature in the game."

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Beyond: Two Souls PS3 demo release date

UPDATE: Pre-order at GAME to get a week's early access.

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Beyond: Two Souls has a touch-controlled co-op mode

Play through the entire game using a tablet/smartphone.

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Emotions, meaning and an AI Kubrick: David Cage's vision of the future

Quantic Dream's head on his quest for cinematic games.

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Beyond: Two Souls special edition includes a 30-minute exclusive scene

Extra playable content available to those who pre-order.

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FeatureQuantic Dream: In pursuit of, and setting, a Hollywood precedent

"This performance is going to change people's and gamers' perception of how a character needs to behave in a video game."

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Beyond: Two Souls to be streamed this Saturday night

UPDATE: Watch 35 minutes of footage from the Tribeca Film Festival.

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Heavy Rain cost €16.7 million to make and made Sony "more than €100 million"

"Stop thinking that innovation rhymes with unprofitable."

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Pre-production on Beyond dev Quantic Dream's PS4 game began middle of 2012

Hasn't been decided whether Beyond will be ported to PS4.

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FeatureBeyond: Two Souls preview: David Cage on life after the Rain

Plus: PlayStation 4! Bullet time! Americo-centrism!

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Heavy Rain dev confirms work on PS4 game has begun

Plus: no Move or 3D for Beyond, says Quantic Dream boss.

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Beyond: Two Souls set for October

Announces co-star Willem Dafoe.

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Heavy Rain, Beyond chief David Cage declares: "sequels kill creativity and innovation"

"Gamers invest money in publishers having no interest in innovation."

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FeatureActual New Games of 2013

More wonder, more awe.

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FeatureDevelopers' Most Anticipated Games of 2013

BioShock! GTA5! The Last of Us! Beyond!

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FeatureSony on the new PS3, Vita sales, the decline of 3D and the threat of the Wii U

Yesterday Sony launched a new PS3. Today we find out why.

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EA defends sequelitis, bemoans lack of "reward" for launching new IP

Working on three to five new IPs for next gen.

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As PlayStation 4 looms, Sony says PlayStation 3 is in "prime time"

All roads lead to Tokyo Game Show for super slim announcement.

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David Cage: "I'm not a frustrated movie director"

Beyond has taken 12 months to shoot, has 2000 page script.

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2K Games boss says photorealism aids diversity, Notch disagrees

Can games do nuanced emotion like Brokeback Mountain yet?

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Warren Spector: "David Cage is a genius"

"I'm in awe of the talent of the guy."

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FeatureActual New Games of 2012: The Half-Time Verdict

We pass judgement on the candidates from January and add a few to the list.

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Sony: why we're launching new IP this late in the console cycle

"It is part of the role of a platform holder," insists Andrew House.

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New PlayStation 3 super slim? "Never say never," says Sony

"Hardware guys are always looking at ways to make things cheaper, smaller."

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Changes to The Last of Us' Ellie and announcement of Ellen Page in Beyond are "complete coincidence"

Naughty Dog "didn't realise" she resembled the famous actor, says game director.

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Digital FoundryBeyond: Two Souls E3 Action Analysis Video

Performance tests on the technologically superb new reveal from Quantic Dream.

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Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Beyond: Two Souls

Digital Foundry's assessment of Quantic Dream's stunning achievements in real-time rendering.

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FeatureE3 Reaction: Microsoft vs. Sony: The Console War Is Over, For Now

Both companies have new goals and the contrasts yesterday illustrated them.

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VideoBeyond trailer stars Ellen Page, from Heavy Rain dev

PlayStation blog publishes incredible first in-game footage.

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Quantic Dream's Beyond confirmed, Ellen Page onboard

UPDATE: PlayStation Move compatible, single-player only.

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FeatureBehind Closed Doors with Beyond: Two Souls

We see the first footage of Quantic Dream's paranormal thriller and talk to David Cage about directing Ellen Page.