GDC 2017 Narrative Review: Life Is Strange

Gold Winner of the GDC 2017 Narrative Review, this is a breakdown of consequences and player decisions in Dontnod Entertainment's Life Is Strange.


During this essay, I provide an extended critique of the major interactive storytelling elements presented in the game, and how they were used to effectively provide points of character development to the main character of Max and her main foil, Chloe.