|Prime Location||New England|
Ordinary is a town in the state of Maine.
This House of DreamsEdit
Ordinary is a small town located in the New England state of Maine. According to one of its residents --- a young woman named Samantha --- Ordinary is a town where nothing "out of the ordinary" (or eventful) ever occurs.
Events of Quantum BreakEdit
When William Joyce corrects the miscalculation in the equation used in the design of the University time machine (which is later believed by Sofia Amaral to have been sabotage), the consequences of his actions set off a chain reaction that reach beyond Riverport, Massachusetts. In the town of Ordinary, Maine, a massive power outage occurs. Following the power outage, town saw a significant spike in violent crimes.[note 1]
- "Ordinary" was first mentioned in the Alan Wake ARG blog, "This House of Dreams".
- In the Old Gods of Asgard single "Balance Slays the Demon", the message in the background -- “It will happen again, in another town, a town called Ordinary.” -- cannot be heard unless the audio is reversed.