SOURCE: Atari, Inc

Atari, Inc

October 30, 2014 09:00 ET

Atari® Thrills Fans With Pre-Orders for Alone in the Dark: Illumination™ and Haunted House: Cryptic Graves™ on Steam

Treats Gamers With New Gameplay Trailer of Haunted House: Cryptic Graves™, Pre-Order Discounts and Bonus Packages for Survival Horror Genre Games

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 30, 2014) - Atari®, one of the world's most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, today announced the availability of pre-orders for its latest PC titles, Alone in the Dark: Illumination™ and Haunted House: Cryptic Graves. Ahead of Halloween, the announcement features exclusive discounts and bonus items, with pre-orders of these survival horror genre games available now on Steam. 

To pre-order Alone in the Dark: Illumination visit the Steam page:

To pre-order Haunted House: Cryptic Graves visit the Steam page:

The pre-order bonus pack for Alone in the Dark: Illumination "Eldritch Edition" includes limited-edition character and weapon skins, early access during the game's beta launch starting later this fall and a 10 percent discount for a limited time.

The pre-order package for Haunted House: Cryptic Graves includes a 15 percent discount for a limited time. For a first look at the new gameplay trailer of Haunted House: Cryptic Graves, fans can visit

Full releases of both titles will debut in Holiday 2014. Alone in the Dark: Illumination will be available on Steam for $29.99. As the latest installment of the long-running Alone in the Dark® franchise, Alone in the Dark: Illumination is a third-person action-horror game that brings interesting new twists and gameplay including the power of illumination, 4-player cooperative multiplayer mode, and a unique cast of characters featuring descendants of the original Alone in the Dark heroes. Players can choose between the four playable heroes, each armed with an individual set of special abilities and weapons, including:

  • The Hunter - Equipped with powerful firearms such as an Assault Rifle, SMG and Flamethrower attachment.
  • The Witch - Utilizing a combination of traditional weapons and supernatural powers including a Revolver, Lightning Strike, Creature Control and Lightning Crawler.
  • The Priest - Blessed with divine abilities including the Lord's Embrace, Holy Light, Wrath of God, Cleansing of the Sinners and Sacred Chant.
  • The Engineer - Armed with mechanical items and weapons including a Pistol, Pump Shotgun, Tesla Wall and Comet.

Haunted House: Cryptic Graves will be available on Steam for $19.99. Inspired by the classic 1982 Atari hit of the same name, the new PC title is a first-person horror-adventure game. Featuring enigmatic puzzles, supernatural entities and paranormal activity, players are gifted with psychic abilities which allow them to communicate with the land of the dead and purge the spirits and monsters that haunt Abaddon Grange. The pre-order trailer of Haunted House: Cryptic Graves shows new gameplay footage for the first time.

Alone in the Dark: Illumination is being developed by PURE FPS and fans can keep up with the latest on the game on Twitter at @AITDGame or Facebook at Haunted House: Cryptic Graves is being developed by Dreampainters and can be followed on Twitter at @HauntedHousePC or Facebook at

About Atari
Atari ( is an interactive entertainment production company. As an iconic brand that transcends generations and audiences, the company is globally recognized for its multi-platform, interactive entertainment and licensed products. Atari owns and/or manages a portfolio of more than 200 games and franchises, including world-renowned brands like Asteroids®, Centipede®, Missile Command®, Pong®, Test Drive®, and RollerCoaster Tycoon®.

Atari has offices in New York and Paris.

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About Pure FPS
Pure F.P.S. is a new game development studio whose current projects include Alone in the Dark: Illumination™, Nether, and Nether: Arena. The team is composed of the founding members of Plastic Piranha but has expanded with new talent behind hit games such as Dead Island 2, Spec Ops: The line, Bioshock Infinite, Wolfenstein, Homefront, MLB 2K8, Stargate Resistance, Battlefield 2, Battlefield 2142, Forge, and Depth.

About Dreampainters Software
Dreampainters Software is an Italy-based software house. Its mission is to develop the best possible story-based and narrative games out there, with a high quality standard. For more information, visit

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