GamingShogun.com writes: "The world of Bright Falls is a beautifully-eerie landscape. From the daytime play areas where the sun was shining off the mountain tops to the creepy, fog-filled night, everything set the visual mood. What was impressive was that when the darkness was coming you would be signalled of this by trees spinning in circles and the quickly-rolling, creepy fog. This added a lot to the jumping out of your seat moments. Alan Wake is meant to be played in a dark room and if you do so be prepared to have a nightlight and a teddy bear sitting next to you..."