Developed in 2010 by game director David Cage this interractive drama game with adventure game features is the unique blend between gameplay and cinematic experience. Immerse within the hazy worlds of the protagonists in journeys over time, memory and emotion in order to find out the true identity of the infamous Origami killer.
The player interacts with the game by performing actions highlighted on screen related to motions on the controller, and in some cases, performing a series of quick time events during fast-paced action sequences. The player’s decisions and actions during the game will affect the narrative. The main characters can be killed, and certain actions may lead to different scenes and endings.
This game features advanced and mature contexts of communication, it offers a great immersive experience to the learner/gamer but is not suitable for younger ages. English language level is B2-C1 and required age to play is 17+. The player needs to know that their understanding of each situation is crucial since their choices will have consequences to the final result of the game. Heavy Rain is recomended for several replays in order to re-examine the grounds and explore the alternative possibilities of the scenaro. Innapropriate language may occur but the material is highly recomended due to its solid cohesive and coherent structure.