This game is rated PEGI 18
Our review includes potentially triggering words:
Abuse, Drug, Drugs, Marijuana, Mental Health, Nudity, Sexual Content and Wound.
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Posted: 3 years ago, last updated 12 days ago.
The choices you make change the story in ways you can see, and, if you so choose, you can rewind and change. At the end of each chapter, can compare your decisions to other players’.
The games can be purchased in a single episode or as a series. There are the following available:
- Life is Strange (2013)
- Life Is Strange: Before the Storm (2017) prequel
- The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit (2018) a free game that introduces characters for the next season.
- Life Is Strange 2 (2018)
Life Is Strange 2 Complete Season
Life Is Strange 2: Complete Season
Life Is Strange Complete Season (Episodes 1-5)
Life Is Strange Remastered Collection
Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Complete Season
Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Deluxe Edition
Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Episode 1
Life Is Strange: True Colors
Life Is Strange: True Colors: Deluxe Edition
Life Is Strange: True Colors: Ultimate Edition
Life is Strange: Before the Storm
Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered
Life is Strange: True Colors
Life Is Strange 2: Episode 1
- In-Game Purchases: Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.
It's free to play the first chapter but then has in-game purchases for subsequent chapters.
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Although this isn't a simple game, because you can rewind time without a penalty, there are no high-pressure or quick reaction blocks that can't be retried. On smartphones and tablets, there are more control options, and one enables you to navigate by tapping on the screen where you want to go.
Although subtitles are visually excellent, and internal monologue is distinguished from voiced speech with italics, there is no identification of the speaker. There isn't captioning of cross-talk and ambient speech or music and sound effects. Some effects such as thunder trigger gamepad vibration. You are reminded of your next objective with voiced directions, although these can be quite frequent and don't indicate the correct path.
Diversity and Inclusion
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