New York Times best selling author of Apaches, Gangster and Sleepers -- you know, that Brad Pitt and Robert DeNiro movie -- is about to switch gears and team with Atari and Eden Games on the upcoming Alone in the Dark re-invention. Lorenzo Carcaterra will be helping to ensure the game's actually scary and stuff.

"Alone in the Dark was a challenge which allowed me to bring a realistic feel to an apocalyptic situation facing New York City and really dig into the Central Park conspiracy idea," said Carcaterra. "It also allowed me to write for hard-edged characters, some good, some bad, all forced to confront a force whose power they could never imagine.

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