Life is Strange 2 Episode 2 “Rules” Launches January 24, 2019

Dontnod Entertainment has announced the release date for the second episode coming to Life is Strange 2.

The next episode, titled “Rules,” is launching on January 24th of next year. The next episode will further dive into Daniel’s abilities, and feature some returning faces as well.

Here’s a synopsis on what to expect:

Sean and Daniel’s story continues in Episode 2. On the run from the police following a tragic incident in Seattle and the manifestation of a strange supernatural power, Sean and Daniel Diaz continue their journey into the winter months. As the two brothers struggle against the cold, Daniel gets increasingly ill. Sean decides that they must take the risk and make their way to their distant grandparent’s house to recover and seek shelter.

There, they encounter next-door neighbour Chris Eriksen, a young boy who believes he has powers eerily similar to Daniel’s, and they come face to face with his superhero alter ego, Captain Spirit.

As Daniel and Chris are becoming fast friends, it’s up to Sean to make sure Daniel follows a set of rules they agreed on for his power: Never in public. Never talk about it. Run from danger.

Can Daniel successfully hide the truth from the people around them, will the temptation to explore the immense power within him be too much, or will he break the rules in a time of need?

Here’s some new screenshots:

In case you missed it, you can find our spoiler-free review for the first episode of the game here.

Life is Strange 2 Episode 1 is now available for Windows PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

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