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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Remastered is a three-part episodic standalone game that serves as a prequel to Life is Strange by Dontnod Entertainment and is set three years prior to the main game's events. It features Chloe Price as the playable protagonist and Rachel Amber as a main character who is crucial to the story. Both the prequel game and its remastered edition is developed by Deck Nine Games and published by Square Enix.

For more information about the game's story, setting, original development history and trivia, please visit this page.

Official Key Features:

  • Remastered visuals across characters and environments
  • Vastly improved character animation using full facial mocap performance
  • Updated and refined gameplay puzzles
  • Engine and lighting upgrades
  • Includes previously released Deluxe Content: Chloe Outfits & "Farewell" Bonus Episode
  • Choice and consequence driven stories with multiple endings
  • Harness the power of Chloe’s quick-witted attitude to change the course of events
  • Distinct licensed soundtrack & original scores

Offcial Description

"Life is Strange: Before the Storm returns with remastered visuals across characters & environments.

Set three years before ‘Life is Strange’, you play as sixteen-year old Chloe Price who forms an unlikely friendship with Rachel Amber, a beautiful and popular girl destined for success.

When Rachel learns a secret about her family that threatens to destroy her world, it is her newfound friendship with Chloe that gives her the strength to carry on.

No longer alone the girls must confront each other's demons and together, find a way to overcome them."[2]


For information about the game's early/original development by the same studio, please visit here.

Remastered Development


Announcement and Reveal

On March 18, 2021, during the "Square Enix Presents" Spring 2021 livestream that took place at 10am PDT / 5pm GMT, news of two remastered editions from the Life is Strange franchise was revealed. Both Life is Strange Season 1 by DONTNOD and Life is Strange: Before the Storm by Deck Nine Games will be remastered for a Fall 2021 release, but was delayed to February 1st, 2022.

System Requirements

Minimum: Recommended:
Processor: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system Processor: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
Memory: TBC Memory: TBC
DirectX: TBC DirectX: TBC
Hard Drive: TBC Hard Drive: TBC


Promo Keyart


Episode Keyart


Promo Screenshots

Concept Art




"Zombie Crypt" outfit from Before the Storm Remastered and the comics.

  • The pre-order bonus "Zombie Crypt" outfit, which is included in the Before the Storm Remastered edition and the Ultimate Edition of Life is Strange: True Colors, is a nod to the comic series. Chloe Price is wearing a shirt with the same design in issue X, page X. [yet to be looked up].

External Links

Deck Nine Games