It appears to gamers that the new fashion of episodic games has become the mainstream way of developing new series in order to raise some funds before releasing the whole works. Judging by this aspect, the new episodic games allow for short stories even before the overall title is complete. Life Is Strange is part of these new trending titles, developed by DONTNOD Entertainment and published by Square-Enix. This adventure title will put you in the life of Max, a teenager who will be put through an incredible life experience. The title is released in digital download format for Windows and console systems.
The title develops the intriguing mind of the teenagers' struggles in this adults’ world, with choices affecting your past, present and future at the same time
Having the concept of basing your life in several choices that will determine your future, Life Is Strange sets the plot with Maxine Caulfield’s time reversal ability after an incident with a lighthouse and a tornado. As in The Catcher in the Rye, the title develops the intriguing mind of the teenagers' struggles in this adults’ world, with choices affecting your past, present and future at the same time.
The graphical design offers a nice visual artwork, with great light treatment. However, the hair design of the characters is not so good, giving the impression of being too plasticized due to the hand-painted design. Life Is Strange graphical aspect receives influences from Alan Wake and Heavy Rain, combined and forming its own way of showing this new world. Release the time control while the indie songs sound inside your brain in this title to download.
The title has a similar gameplay to Fahrenheit by Quantic Dream, reworking the concept of graphical adventures, popular back in the latest 80’s. This new adventure genre concept has been designed in order to create a deeper story development, basically through conversational events where the characters are involved. Since your actions will have consequences, you can take advantage of your time control rewinding the conversations that will change the course of the events.
Exploration is a vital part of the Life Is Strange, having a deeper knowledge of the characters and the environment the details will be way easier to discover. As a modern day point-and-click title, you will have to explore everything looking for some clues to solve the different events and gathering information about the social relationships between characters. The title also features a special taste for the indie songs, so if you want some kind of alternative music you will feel right at home.
The main aspect of the title resides in the relationship of Max with the rest of the characters, solving problems that may appear thanks to her time control and the circumstances management. This way you can change at your free will the different events according to what you really want, hoping your choices match with what you expect. Revolutionise Max’s life checking out the different endings available according to the path that you choose.
Life Is Strange Full Version Features
Check the main features of Life Is Strange for PC and consoles:
- Enjoy the strange and striking story of Max Caulfield in a modern adventure title
- Beautifully arranged visuals with hand-painted and photographic designs
- Unique soundtrack with indie songs that have been licensed for its use
- Great gameplay adaptation for the classic graphical adventure genre
- Change the path of your life controlling the course of time at your free will
- Different endings available according to the choices you make during the adventure
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Check the minimum requirements for this adventure title:
- Operating System: Windows Vista or newer
- Processor: Equivalent to Dual Core 2.0GHz or faster
- Memory: 2GB RAM
- Video Card: 512MB NVidia or ATI
- Size: 3GB free available space