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Life Is Strange: Before The Dawn Review

If you love adventure games, then you should definitely try Life is Strange: Before the Storm. This is a prequel to ‘Life is Strange’ and it was released in August 2017 by Deck Nine and it consists of three episodes. Since then the game gained millions of funs.

#The Gameplay

The game brings you back to the town of Arcadia Bay, in a fictional town called Oregon. In this game, you have to pick up the right dialogue for your characters, in order to influence their decisions.

The main character of the game is Chloe Price, a 16 years old rebel, who accidentally learns a secret about her family that threatens to destroy her world. Along the way, she meets Rachel Amber, a schoolmate, and they begin a friendship and they try to overcome various obstacles in their lives together. The two girls try to create new opportunities in their lives for them, in order to deepen their relationship. The adventures of Chloe feature things like trying to get into a concert secretly or arguing with her mom’s boyfriend or taking part in a school fight. Actually, you can take part in a story-driven narrative adventure, where you can make your own choices. Moreover, with this game, you can feel free to explore a number of different locations, where you can have the chance to interact with objects in exchange for great dialogues.

#Main Features of the Game

This game comes with some extra outfits, a mixtape bonus, where you have the option to make your mark on the world with various tags and drawings. For example, you can tag different objects or locations with graffiti. In fact, the effective mixture of old and new locations is great, recapturing the somber atmosphere of the previous sequel. When you play this narrative game, you have also the option to choose Chloe’s outfits (there are three new complete outfits for your main character, like Hawt Dawg Man, as well as Illuminati outfits). You just have to choose the one you like the most. Then you can see how people react to her new look. Moreover, the soundtrack is amazing from start to finish. Plus, the music is also great.

In addition, in this game there is a series of dialogues; Chloe uses a sharp tone to get what she wants in her life because she is determined to succeed. There is a lot of inner monologue inside her head, which can give a better sense of how your main character feels, what she really thinks about her decisions. Moreover, the photography options in this Life is strange visual novel have been replaced with great graffiti, which makes the game look more interesting.

#Final Thoughts

The company Dontnod developed a well structured and amazing narrative story, with impressive visual style, fantastic rewind function, with great characters. You are going to love the emotional story of these great characters.

 

Life is strange visual novel has received a number of awards, like the Games Radar’s Best of E3. The game is available for Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC, and PS4, You can have a great time playing this game and make your own decisions for your character.