Detroit: Become Human Review

Detroit: Become Human reviewed on PS4 by IGN’s Lucy O’Brien.

Detroit: Become Human is an adventure game developed by Quantic Dream and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation 4, releasing worldwide on 25 May 2018. The plot revolves around three androids: Kara, who escapes the factory she was made in to explore her newfound sentience; Connor, whose job it is to hunt down deviant androids; and Markus, who devotes himself to releasing the androids from servitude. They may survive or perish depending on dialogue choices that shape the story as customized by the player.

Detroit: Become Human was derived from Quantic Dream’s 2012 tech demo KaraValorie Curry returned to reprise the title role. To research the setting, the developers visited Detroit, Michigan. Quantic Dream built a new engine to complement the game and cast hundreds of actors from Los AngelesLondon, and Paris before commencing the process of shooting and animation. The script took writer and director David Cage over two years to complete. Philip SheppardNima Fakhrara, and John Paesano composed the score for Kara, Connor, and Markus, respectively.