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Indie developers: this is why you need to bring your games to the PlayStation 4. The Astronauts has announced that The Vanishing of Ethan Carter has already proved itself a profitable endeavour on Sony's new-gen system – despite it only releasing last week. The studio stated on Twitter that it took 10 months for the team to port the title, but that it recouped the costs in a week. Twice over, too.

Although we did take issue with a couple of parts of the murder mystery's campaign, we really liked the title overall. "For the most part, this game delivers an intriguing and thought-provoking detective experience that – in its own words – doesn't hold your hand," wrote reviewer Graham Banas earlier in the month. You can read our full appraisal through here.

[source twitter.com]