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Life Is Strange 2 - Episode 3: Wastelands

Rating Summary

Based on 29 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

72

Top Critic Average

56%

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Game Information

Available on:PCMay 9, 2019

Developer: DONTNOD Entertainment

Publisher: Square Enix

Genre: Interactive Story

Episode 3, ‘Wastelands’, continues Sean and Daniel Diaz’s journey to Mexico, as they reach the towering redwood forests of California. Falling in with a community of drifters on the fringes of society, the brothers are exposed to new experiences, encounter new friends and challenges, and must confront much about themselves in the process. New relationships cause friction between the brothers and raise doubts about their unity. Can they stay together, or will their journey together end here?

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Life is Strange 2 - Episode 3 Launch Trailer

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Life is Strange 2 - Episode 3 Teaser

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IGN

6.9 / 10.0
IGN

Life Is Strange 2 Episode 3 has a thrilling conclusion but its core conflict and new characters never fully make a connection.

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Metro GameCentral

6 / 10
Metro GameCentral

Another slow-paced and only intermittently interesting episode, that underlines the fact that the story and characters are never going to be as engaging as the first episode suggested.

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GameSpot

8 / 10
GameSpot

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 3 introduces exciting new faces, familiar threats, and difficult impactful choices that shape the Diaz brothers.

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USgamer

Unscored
USgamer

It's the weakest episode yet, even with its cliffhanger ending. The choices you make throughout Episode 3 don't feel as if they carry as much weight, even on a pure brotherly level.

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