Peter Triezenberg
Adventure Game Life Is Strange Release Date Announced
Travel through time in an episodic adventure from Square Enix.
12.19.14 - 5:41 PM

Square Enix and DONTNOD Entertainment recently announced a new narrative-driven adventure game known as Life is Strange, for PS3, PS4, 360, XB1, and PC. This new game will span five episodes, the first of which being available January 30th for $4.99 US. The PC version can currently be pre-purchased, and the entire season will cost $19.99.

Check out the first trailer and a plot synopsis below.

Life is Strange is a five part episodic game that sets out to revolutionise story based choice and consequence games by allowing the player to rewind time and affect the past, present and future. You are Max, a photography senior who saves her old friend Chloe by discovering she can rewind time. The pair soon find themselves exposed to the darker side of Arcadia Bay as they uncover the disturbing truth behind the sudden disappearance of a fellow student. Meanwhile, Max begins to have premonitions as she struggles to understand the implications of her power. She must quickly learn that changing the past can sometimes lead to a devastating future.