Grand Theft Auto III was one of the PlayStation 2’s most important early releases -- fully realising the potential of its genre with an interactive 3D open world that took the world by storm upon its launch in late 2001. It was a landmark moment for video games, but it also represented a shift in design away from the top-down perspective...
American Fugitive is out today on PS4, and to celebrate, developer Fallen Tree Games has released the game's launch trailer. Check it out above. The footage plays under a news channel-esque layer, detailing the sort of chaos you can cause in 1980s Redrock County. Our full review will be posted later today, and it's a fairly positive...
Dealing justice via illegality
American Fugitive is the latest title from developer Fallen Tree Games, and it's one that harkens back to the classic cop shows and movies of the 1980s. As art director Lewis Boadle describes it over on the PlayStation Blog, the pitch is simple: "Imprisoned for a murder you didn’t commit, you escape from jail and...
American Fugitive is a modern take on classic sandbox action offering a new 3D top-down open-world single-player experience.
Welcome to Redrock County, a sleepy American town with a booming criminal underbelly.
You take the role of Will Riley. No angel for sure - but not a killer. Yet the cold-blooded murder of your dad is the crime they locked you up for. Fuelled by grief and a burning desire for vengeance, you’ll bust out of jail intent on finding the real culprit.
Once outside, you’ll need to blend with the townsfolk to avoid recapture. Establish contact with the criminal underworld and stay one step ahead of the police dragnet.
Set in the deep south of the 1980s, American Fugitive is a love-letter to the classic movies and games of old.