If you’re after a bit of a story telling adventure then look no further than the latest Xbox One and Xbox 360 release…get downloading Life Is Strange right now.
Telling the story of Max and her friend Chloe, it isn’t long before you discover the main talking point of Life Is Strange, that of rewinding time. Each and every choice you make has a consequence with DONTNOD Entertainment promising that the story will come out on top.
The only way we can find that out is if we jump in and get downloading. The first episode is available now for £3.99 and if you like that, the the rest of the Season can be purchased for £13.59. Of course, if you’d rather go all in from the start, then £15.99 will see you take home the whole damn lot.
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 to lead to a devastating future. Features – 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
You can pick up Life Is Strange now from the Xbox Games Store. Don’t miss it.