Detroit, Beyond, and Heavy Rain Coming to PC on the Epic Games Store

Detroit, Beyond, and Heavy Rain Coming to PC on the Epic Games Store

Quantic Dream's titles finally drop their PlayStation exclusivity.

The 2019 Game Developers Conference is in full swing and developer Quantic Dream is coming out with a surprise. The developer's last three titles were PlayStation exclusive, but they'll soon be coming to PC. Detroit: Become Human, Beyond: Two Souls, and Heavy Rain are all heading exclusively to the Epic Games Store.

"We are so grateful for twelve fantastic years of collaboration with Sony Interactive Entertainment and all they have allowed us to create and produce," said Quantic Dream co-CEO Guillaume de Fondaumiere in a press release. "With this new partnership with Epic, we can now expand our products to a wider fan base and allow PC players to enjoy our titles."

All three games are coming to the Epic Games Store later this year, but no specific release window was given. The deal will last for an entire year, after which all three games will potentially come to other platforms like Steam. Prior to its run of PlayStation-exclusive games, Quantic Dream did develop multi-platform titles, like Indigo Prophecy, which released first on PlayStation 2 and Xbox back in 2005.

This news comes after an investment deal from Chinese company NetEase earlier this year, which allowed Quantic Dream to leave behind its platform-exclusivity. The developer already announced that the deal would allow them to go cross-platform, we just didn't expect it to happen this quickly.

"[W]e are working on our next engine that will be cross-platform and even more impressive than anything we have done before," Quantic Dream director David Cage said at the time of the deal.

"We will continue to work on PlayStation, which is a platform we love and that we know very well. But we will also consider other platforms as we want to make our creations accessible to as many gamers as possible worldwide, regardless of platforms," added de Fondaumiere.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. See our terms & conditions.

Mike Williams

Reviews Editor

M.H. Williams is new to the journalism game, but he's been a gamer since the NES first graced American shores. Third-person action-adventure games are his personal poison: Uncharted, Infamous, and Assassin's Creed just to name a few. If you see him around a convention, he's not hard to spot: Black guy, glasses, and a tie.

In other news

Superbrothers Delay Jett: The Far Shore to 2021, Pushing Back Another PS5 Holiday Title

Before Jett lifts off, the Sword and Sorcery EP makers say they need more time.

Hades Launches on Nintendo Switch Later Today

Supergiant fools us all with a stealth launch.

Bluepoint's Demon's Souls Remake Is a PS5 Exclusive [Update]

It's also a launch title, arriving on November 12.

Need help?

GTA 5 Cheats

Discover all the GTA 5 cheats with this handy GTA V cheats PS4, GTA 5 cheats Xbox One, and PC guide for free GTA money and more. Plus get all the Grand Theft Auto 5 cheats for Xbox 360 and PS3.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Best Mods That You Should Download Now

RDR2 just released for PC players and that means more and more mods are coming in every day. Here are the best mods available right now for Red Dead Redemption 2.

10 GTA 5 Secrets That You Won't Believe

GTA 5 is a massive game, filled with brilliant secrets and Easter eggs. We've rounded up the 10 most amazing GTA 5 secrets.