Has it actually been six years since Life Is Unusual first walked into city, leaping by means of time, squeezing “hella” into each different sentence? This yr, Dontnod’s authentic superpowered teen drama and Deck 9 follow-up Earlier than The Storm are getting spruced up because the Life Is Unusual: Remastered Assortment.
Arriving each standalone and as a part of the Life Is Unusual: True Colours Final Version this September, the Remastered Assortment touches up the primary two video games with up to date visuals throughout characters and environments. Character animations, particularly, have been “vastly improved” with the total facial mocap methods added in True Colours, whereas the lighting system and engines have been introduced extra up-to-date.
The primary Life Is Unusual was a five-part, Telltale-style episodic journey following Max Caulfield, a clumsy teen who discovers she will rewind time. Two years later, Earlier than The Storm gave us a three-part prequel following Chloe Worth, the blue-haired hothead from the bottom recreation, ditching the supernatural components for a heaping dose of teenage angst.
Phil may’ve felt the unique was a bit of shaky in his Life Is Unusual overview, however the recreation carried by means of with a powerfully earnest teen drama. The sequence very a lot set the format for the form of folksy, supernatural small-town tales Dontnod would proceed to discover with Life Is Unusual 2 and final yr’s Inform Me Why.
Frustratingly, the developer is but to indicate the Remastered Assortment in motion. Anticipate to see extra nearer to launch on September tenth.