Skip to main content

Long read: The beauty and drama of video games and their clouds

"It's a little bit hard to work out without knowing the altitude of that dragon..."

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Omikron developer's new title published by...

Vivendi! Shocker.

Our pals at Vivendi have announced their publishing deal for Quantic Dream's Fahrenheit. The Omikron developer has crafted an "interactive thriller" set in New York, where ordinary people are murdering total strangers for no apparent reason (what's new, then?). The player, as one Lucas Kane, finds himself in the shoes of a murderer haunted by strange visions and the need to find out exactly what's going on whilst on the run from the police.

This actually sounds rather interesting to us. Omikron was ambitious, but stumbled for all its ambition despite showing promise. Hopefully Quantic Dream can get this one just right.

Read this next