Life is Strange: Episode 4

This game! Structurally I know that there are some flaws carrying over from episode 3. The gameplay can become sluggish and heavily narrative. Chloe is regularly leading the action between game scenes and abruptly handing control back to Max within them. The writers seem to have fallen in love with big twists. I…

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Life is Strange: Episode 3

This is what I hope to be the low point in the game. It’s the middle of 5 episodes so it’s the mid-season slump, if you will. It wasn’t terrible but it was a bit dull and very repetitive. I know that sounds weird when talking about a game where…

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Life is Strange: Episode 2

And now we get to the good and the bad. I was absolutely smitten with episode one, and do still really love this game. But when you deal with something that’s episodic things can get a little uneven. If episode one was all about establishing character, setting, and tone then episode…

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Life is Strange: Episode One

Since upgrading my media PC I’ve been installing and starting games like mad. But similar to finding a new TV show to get into, I was having trouble picking one game to really settle down with. I installed Dishonored. I tried out Mad Max (loved the scenery but didn’t feel like getting…

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