Dontnod Entertainment News


DontNod's first gameplay trailer for Vampyr is filled with difficult decisions

By Daniel Perez, Aug 26, 2016 6:31am PDT

This is going to be one of those games where we spend 20 minutes deciding whether or not we should kill someone. We can feel it!


"Good stuff! On a separate note I can't unsee the lip syncing now since a shacker mentioned it ..."

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Battlecrew Space Pirates unveiled from Dontnod indie spinoff

By John Keefer, Jul 27, 2016 7:56am PDT

The game will be coming to Steam Early Access soon.


Life is Strange's first episode will be free for all on July 21

By Daniel Perez, Jul 20, 2016 6:53am PDT

The first episode will be free across all platforms, which means you no longer have no excuse to try Life is Strange out.


"Me too. Was very tempted to buy it. Will try the free first episode."

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Life is Strange co-director discusses the game's endings, production, and answers Chatty questions

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 22, 2016 11:00am PST

Three months have passed since Life is Strange wrapped up its story and with the Limited Edition arriving this week, Shacknews caught up to the game's co-director, Michel Koch, to talk about the game's story and its endings, the writing and production process, and also shoot...


"that other ending would've been interesting. i woulvde been satisfied with that, cheesy but we ..."

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Life is Strange gets physical Limited Edition in January 2016

By Daniel Perez, Nov 12, 2015 8:40am PST

Life is Strange will soon be available at retail as its physical Limited Edition is coming soon.


"It's a game about a nostalgic journey of self-discovery, friendship, and mysteries. It ..."

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Life is Strange review: 'Selfie'-destruction

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 21, 2015 11:00am PDT

Life is Strange has been one of the most pleasant surprises of the gaming year to this point. Now Square Enix and Dontnod Entertainment have released the season's final episode and it sadly isn't able to live up to the lofty expectations set by its previous chapters. Ou...


"While it isn't perfect, for me, Life is Strange is one of the best I've ever played. There's ..."

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Life is Strange finale trailer prepares for the end

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 19, 2015 12:57pm PDT

The apocalypse is right outside Arcadia Bay and Max struggles to prepare for it in the launch trailer for the final episode of Life is Strange.


"Apparently this is also released on PS4 but in the UK PSN Store it only shows the PS3 version ..."

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Life is Strange episode 5 releasing in October 2015

By Daniel Perez, Sep 21, 2015 7:39am PDT

Dontnod Entertainment has revealed we'll need to wait another month in order to play through the finale of Life is Strange.


"how many episodes total will there be? waiting on a "complete" package"

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Life is Strange - four burning questions after 'Dark Room'

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 30, 2015 11:00am PDT

Life is Strange has saved its biggest twist for its cliffhanger that leads into the game's finale. You'd better believe there are some questions that need to be asked!


Life is Strange review-in-progress - 'Dark Room' impressions

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 29, 2015 11:00am PDT

Life is Strange has taken some unexpected turns in the game's latest episode, Dark Room. Do the sudden tonal shifts necessarily lead to a better story? Check out our ongoing review.


"Started catching up on these last night. I should be able to get to this one tonight! Fun so far."

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Life is Strange sheds light on the 'Dark Room' on July 28

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 23, 2015 11:10am PDT

The fourth episode for Life is Strange is set to release next week and the tension is rising, if the episode's launch trailer is any indication.


"Awww yeah! Excited to see where it goes from that crazy last episode."

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Life is Strange - four burning questions after 'Chaos Theory'

By Ozzie Mejia, May 27, 2015 11:00am PDT

Life is Strange's third episode has ended in another major cliffhanger and represents a potential turning point for the entire story. Needless to say, there are questions and we're looking at four of them today.


"It's the "sub title" for Splinter cell 3. It was called Splinter cell: Chaos theory."

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Life is Strange 'Chaos Theory' impressions - 'Theory' of everything

By Ozzie Mejia, May 25, 2015 11:30am PDT

Dontnod Entertainment follows up the tragedy of 'Out of Time' with questions of growing up and accepting tragedy in Life is Strange's strongest episode to date.


"Good article, it pains me to have to wait for the next episode. I honestly cant believe how much ..."

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Life is Strange's co-director discusses the episode 2 ending fallout, Max's powers, and friendship

By Ozzie Mejia, May 19, 2015 7:00am PDT

With Life is Strange's third episode releasing this week, Shacknews took the opportunity to speak with co-director Michel Koch from Dontnod Entertainment about how the ending from episode two will affect the story going forward. He also talks about Max's powers, her friendsh...


Life is Strange explores 'Chaos Theory' next week

By Ozzie Mejia, May 13, 2015 10:58am PDT

There are a lot of questions following the first two episodes of Life is Strange. The answers may start coming with the third episode, set to release next week.