Life Is Strange: True Colors

Game review by Angelica Guarino, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Narrative adventure deftly balances life's beauty and pain.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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age 12+

good game for kids

in silk, the life is strange games are not very explicit apart from 2. this game is not violent and is one of the least violent or sexual in the franchise.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
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Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 13+

Really Good

This is the best Life is Strange game in my opinion. It’s beautiful (visually and as a story), Alex’s power is really interesting and the romantic options are both great. I think Ryan is the best male romantic choice of the franchise and Steph is obviously insanely cool. It never feels slow in the way LiS2 did at times and it’s lost the “fellow kids” dialogue of LiS1. I also loved the tiny differences you can make to the lives of extremely minor characters (ones so minor they are called things like “sad man”). You have the ability to touch and improve so many lives. What you do throughout the game doesn’t have mind blowing consequences for the endings, so if that’s your thing then this game isn’t for you. But that’s always the case in LiS games. The point is who Alex ends up being as a result of what happens. As cringey as it sounds, the journey is the important thing with this game.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
Easy to play/use

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