People have been squawking about the Japanese cover for Heavy Rain, and yeah — it’s not so great. I mean, seriously:
Kind of gross, I dunno. But it also reminds me of something. It’s been nagging at my brain for a while, and I finally figured out what it puts me in mind of:
The giant, severed head of Rei Ayanami from the end of End of Evangelion! Given the artsy pretenses of what I’ve seen of Heavy Rain so far, this seems somehow apropos.