Press release

12/12/2017

Life is Strange coming to iPhone and iPad on December 14 with exclusive new features, available now for pre-order

DONTNOD Entertainment’s critically acclaimed and award-winning episodic adventure, enhanced exclusively for iPhone and iPad, with Unreal Engine 4

LONDON, UK – December 12, 2017 – Square Enix today announced that DONTNOD Entertainment’s award-winning, five-episode narrative-driven adventure Life is Strange is coming to iPhone and iPad, setting a new benchmark for the adventure genre on mobile. This faithful adaptation of the original console game developed by Black Wing Foundation is now enhanced on iPhone and iPad, with Unreal Engine 4 and features full touch screen integration, as well as exclusive Life is Strange iMessage stickers and in-game photo-mode, ideal for fans and newcomers alike.
 
Watch the Life is Strange announcement trailer here.
 
Life is Strange has received critical acclaim for broaching mature yet relatable themes rarely addressed in videogames, and is now available to pre-order on the App Store. Episodes 1-3 of Life is Strange on iPhone and iPad will be available on December 14, 2017, with episodes 4 and 5 to follow in Q1 2018.
 
“Everyone here at DONTNOD is really excited to share the adventures of Max and Chloe in Life is Strange with a new audience on mobile,” said Oskar Guilbert, CEO at DONTNOD Entertainment. “We welcome new players to Arcadia Bay’s community and look forward to discovering the story choices that they make during their stay.”
 
Follow the story of Max Caulfield, a photography senior who discovers she can rewind time while saving her best friend Chloe Price. The pair soon find themselves investigating the mysterious disappearance of fellow student Rachel Amber, uncovering a dark side to life in Arcadia Bay. Meanwhile, Max must quickly learn that changing the past can sometimes lead to a devastating future.
 
With high quality production values and a unique hand-drawn art style optimized for iPhone and iPad, Life is Strange is a compelling, story-driven experience where choice and consequence play a key role in how the narrative unfolds. In Life is Strange the player’s decisions have deep and lasting repercussions on the game’s narrative, its characters and the world.
 
Key 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 featuring Alt-J, Foals, Angus & Julia Stone, Jose Gonzales and more.

Features Exclusive to Mobile
  • Enhanced user interface for full touch screen integration.
  • Life is Strange iMessage Stickers.
  • Share your game progress on social media and compare your story choices with friends.
  • An all-new Photo Mode allows you to take pictures, modify them with filters and share them easily.
 
Visit the App Store to pre-order your copy of Life is Strange: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/life-is-strange/id1180101534?mt=8
 For more information about Life is Strange on mobile visit: www.lifeisstrange.com
Life is Strange official Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/LifeIsStrangeGame/
Follow on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LifeIsStrange
Learn more about Square Enix here: http://www.square-enix.com

And to learn more about DONTNOD Entertainment: http://dont-nod.com/en/   
 
Life is Strange © 2017 SQUARE ENIX LIMITED. All rights reserved. Developed by Black Wing Foundation. Produced by Turn Me Up Games, Inc. Published by SQUARE ENIX LIMITED. LIFE IS STRANGE, SQUARE ENIX and the SQUARE ENIX logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Square Enix group of companies. Turn Me Up Games and the Turn Me Up Games logo are trademarks of Turn Me Up Games, Inc. Black Wing Foundation and the Black Wing Foundation logo are trademarks of Grotburn OÜ.

About DONTNOD Entertainment
Based in Paris, DONTNOD develops video games for consoles and PC based on original concepts and innovative technologies. Since the release of Remember Me and the critically acclaimed Life Is Strange, the studio is internationally recognized for the quality of its narrative games set in immersive and innovative worlds. Today DONTNOD is working on the action-RPG Vampyr, and new yet unannounced projects. For more information, please visit: http://www.dont-nod.com/.
 
About Square Enix Ltd.
Square Enix Ltd. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 135 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 75 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 63 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

More information on Square Enix Ltd. can be found at http://eu.square-enix.com/en.

Life is Strange © 2015 - 2017 SQUARE ENIX LIMITED. All rights reserved. Developed by Black Wing Foundation. Produced by Turn Me Up Games, Inc. Published by SQUARE ENIX LIMITED. Based on an original game developed by DON’T NOD Entertainment SARL.
LIFE IS STRANGE, SQUARE ENIX and the SQUARE ENIX logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Square Enix group of companies. Turn Me Up Games and the Turn Me Up Games logo are trademarks of Turn Me Up Games, Inc. Black Wing Foundation and the Black Wing Foundation logo are trademarks of Grotburn OÜ. DONTNOD is a trademark of DON’T NOD Entertainment SARL.