Publisher 505 Games and developer Remedy announce plans for upcoming post-launch
content for Control
, their recently released action/adventure. This will
begin this autumn with the release of a free Photo Mode, which will be followed
in December with the launch of a new Expeditions game mode, which will likewise
be free for all players. They also offer details on two paid expansions coming
next year. The Foundation will be the game's first expansion and AWE will be the
second, and these will be available individually or as part of a season pass.
Here's the roadmap:
Global videogame publisher 505 Games and its partner,
internationally renowned developer Remedy Entertainment, Plc. today announced a
host of upcoming post-launch content for the award-winning Control. Critics are
calling Control, which launched globally on Aug. 27, “one of the best games of
2019” (TIME Magazine) and “a game we’ll be talking about for generations”
(GamesRadar); the “visually stunning” (Entertainment Weekly) Control is “Remedy
at the peak of its game” (VG247).
Upcoming content for the renowned supernatural action-adventure game includes:
- Photo Mode: Remedy is working on the
much-desired Photo Mode, arriving this fall free to all players, which will
enable players to take awesome snapshots of Jesse in the Oldest House.
- New Game Mode: In December, the Expeditions
game mode will be released, offering challenging new end-game content in
which Jesse must help Security Chief Arish explore the mysterious Formation
and its strange surroundings. Here you will face some of the greatest
challenges the Oldest House has to throw at you. Expeditions will be free to
- Expansions: In 2020, two full, paid
Expansions will be released, The Foundation and AWE. Both will offer new
story missions, teams, enemies and game mechanics, and will take place in
new locations within the Oldest House.
- The Foundation will delve into the
history of the Oldest House. At the request of the ever-mysterious
Board, Jesse must explore what lies beneath the Bureau as she returns
order to the Foundation and the Oldest House itself.
- The second Expansion, AWE, will take
Jesse into a new area of the Oldest House, the Investigations Sector,
where the Bureau closely examines Altered World Events.
The PlayStation 4 Digital Deluxe Edition (£64.99) includes both Expansions,
as well as an extra side mission, “Isolation” and an additional exclusive
outfit, Jesse’s Urban Response Gear. For players who have already purchased the
main game for PS4, the Season Pass is now available for pre-order, and also
includes both expansions (upon release).
Each Expansion will also be available to purchase individually at release,
and the Season Pass and individual Expansions will be available for purchase on
Xbox One and PC, following the PlayStation 4 Expansion 1 “The Foundation”
release. The AWE expansion will release on all platforms on the same