Developer: SQUARE ENIX Co.
Estimated download size: 1Gb
Life Is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionize story-based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present, and future.
Follow the story of Max Caulfield, a photography senior who discovers she can rewind time while saving her best friend Chloe Price.
The pair soon find themselves investigating the mysterious disappearance of fellow student Rachel Amber, uncovering a dark side to life in Arcadia Bay. Meanwhile, Max must quickly learn that changing the past can sometimes lead to a devastating future.
– A beautifully written modern adventure game;
– Rewind time to change the course of events;
– Multiple endings depending on the choices you make;
– Striking, hand-painted visuals;
– Distinct, licensed indie soundtrack featuring Alt-J, Foals, Angus & Julia Stone, Jose Gonzales and more.
Exclusively on mobile, the game comes with Life is Strange iMessage stickers. Additionally, you can seamlessly share your progress on social media, and compare your own story choices with friends. An all-new photo mode allows you to take pictures like never before, modify them with filters and easily share them.
**This version includes Episode 1 of Life is Strange. Episodes 2 and 3 are now available for in-app purchase, with Episodes 4 and 5 releasing early 2018. Save 10% on additional episodes with the Season Pass [Episodes 2-5 bundle] via the in-app “Play Episodes” menu. **
** Reviews and Accolades **
Mac Game of the Year, United States
5/5 “A must-have.” – The Examiner
5/5 “Something truly special.” – International Business Times
“One of the best games I’ve played in years.” – Forbes
10/10 “An impressive coming of age story.” – Darkzero
8/10 “Rare and precious.” – Edge
8.5/10 “OUTSTANDING.” – GameInformer
90% “Dontnod have clearly put a lot of effort into the little details and it’s worth your time paying attention to their work.” – Siliconera
8.5/10 “The climax of Episode Two is one of the most compelling — and devastating — things I’ve ever experienced in a game, because it’s so real, so understandable. Dontnod nails it.” – Polygon
4.5/5 “life is strange has me hooked” – HardcoreGamer
8/10 “.…has the potential to outdo both Telltale Games and Quantic Dream.” – Metro