Sam Lake is a games writer and director. Lake has been working with 505 Games, Remedy Entertainment, Rockstar Games and War Drum Studios. Lake's first game was Max Payne published by 1C-SoftClub for PC, PlayStation 4, iOS and Android in 2001. Next, Sam Lake worked on Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne taking on the role of writer. Later, Lake also was part of the team who developed Alan Wake published by Remedy Entertainment for PC, Xbox One and Xbox 360. Most recently, Sam Lake was involved in the development of Control Ultimate Edition.