Square Enix and Dontnod Entertainment announced today that the adventure game Life is Strange 2 is coming to Nintendo Switch.
You won’t even have to wait long, as the release date is February 2, 2023. Pre-orders on the Nintendo eShop should be available today.
The announcement was accompanied by a trailer, which you can watch below, that provides a look at the story, characters, and what the visuals of the game look like on Nintendo’s hybrid console.
If you are unfamiliar with Life is Strange 2, it was released in the form of episodes between late 2018 and 2019 and is currently available on PS4, PC, and Xbox One. If you want to know more, you can read our review of the first episode.
In case you’re not familiar with the game, this is how the press release officially describes it:
“Life is Strange 2 is a narrative adventure where your decisions influence both the story and the characters in the game. You play as sixteen-year-old Sean Diaz, an ordinary guy growing up in suburban Seattle. After telekinesis of your younger brother Daniel’s powers are unleashed by a traumatic incident, he is forced to leave his home and run from the police.
As the big brother, you are solely responsible for not only Daniel’s safety, shelter, and well-being, but also how he grows to harness his power as he travels across the US in an attempt to cross the border into Mexico. Experience life on the road and the new, interesting, and sometimes dangerous people and situations he encounters when he wanders off the beaten path.
Join the Diaz brothers on the journey of a lifetime on Nintendo Switch – the decisions you make along this journey will define them forever.”