Creative director explains funding struggles for Alan Wake 2; Remedy "worked hard to make the sequel happen".
Back to School sale knocks 50% off a selection of XBLA games and DLC.
Remedy already has a small team working on a next-gen game.
Remedy, developer of Alan Wake, is believed to have begun teasing a new game in the Alan Wake franchise.
Remedy Entertainment, creator of the multi-million selling Alan Wake franchise, has announced the development of a "project targeted at future generation consoles".
"Alan Wake's like a cult classic if you like... People who have played and enjoyed the story feel the urge to tell their friends and other gamers out there that they need to try this experience," says Remedy.
The amazing success of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - 10 million sales and counting - has convinced Alan Wake developer Remedy that it is worth persisting with the development of games with a strong focus on storytelling.
More Alan Wake to come after the PC release and XBLA game American Nightmare.
Xbox LIVE House Party 2012 begins on February 15 with the release of EA's WARP, followed by a new game each Wednesday until March 7.