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Daylight on PS4: Designing the Hero

Jessica Chobot's Avatar + Posted by Jessica Chobot on Feb 12, 2014

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With the Daylight launch just around the corner, I wanted to give PlayStation.Blog readers a bit of background on our protagonist, Sarah Gwynn. The reasons we chose to go with a female main character were twofold. The first reason being that because I was writing the game, she became (in a roundabout way) an extension of myself. I came up with the outline for Daylight based on some urban exploration I did in my high school days.

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The Real Horror Behind Daylight on PS4

Jessica Chobot's Avatar + Posted by Jessica Chobot on Oct 31, 2013

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Considering today is Halloween, the dev team and I wanted to share with you a story about what inspired Daylight’s location, the fictional Mid Island. It’s an abandoned, desolate place with the fa├žade of any other island in the New England area, but bears deep scars in terms of unspeakable events that took place there and at its most infamous location, the Mid Island Bay Hospital.

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