SEGA of America today announced that its first-person psychological thriller Condemned: Criminal Origins for the PC has shipped to retailers nationwide. After making its debut as a launch title for the Xbox 360, Condemned: Criminal Origins was nominated for “Best Original Property” and awarded “Best Xbox 360 Runner-Up” by Game Freaks 365 in 2005. Developed by award-winning Monolith Productions, courageous PC gamers can now experience terrifying drama as they use their instincts, forensic tools, and combat skills to track serial killers and bring them to justice.
Condemned: Criminal Origins puts players in the shoes of Ethan Thomas, an FBI agent in the Serial Crimes Unit. His pursuit of relentless serial killers leads him through detailed urban environments filled with terrifyingly real sociopaths who lurk on the periphery of humanity. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Condemned: Criminal Origins is the innovative psychological thriller that PC gamers have been longing for,Ã¢â‚¬? said Scott A. Steinberg, Vice President of Marketing, SEGA of America, Inc. Ã¢â‚¬Å“All the terrifying imagery, emotion, and sound that was praised on the Xbox 360 remains perfectly intact in the PC version.Ã¢â‚¬?