Sq. Enix and Dontnod Leisure revealed that Life is Unusual: Arcadia Bay Collection will launch on September 27 for Nintendo Switch.
This assortment accommodates each the Life is Unusual and its prequel Life is Unusual: Earlier than the Storm video games. Whereas the gathering is out there in retail and digital codecs, solely the primary recreation might be on the precise Nintendo Switch bodily cart at retail. The prequel might be a obtain code.
The Arcadia Bay Collection was already launched earlier this yr on PC, Google Stadia, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One because the Life is Unusual Remastered Collection. It options remastered visuals throughout characters and environments, improved lighting results, and refined gameplay puzzles.
The Life is Unusual Remastered Collection was initially deliberate to launch in September 2021 shortly after the discharge of Life is Unusual: True Colours. Nonetheless, it was delayed to 2022 and at last launched in February for all platforms apart from Nintendo Switch. That model was delayed even additional to an unspecified time till now.
#LifeIsStrange and Life is Unusual: Earlier than the Storm come to @Nintendo #Switch because the Arcadia Bay Collection, releasing September 27 in field and digital! Field pre-orders open from as we speak in any respect good retailers, with digital pre-orders opening nearer to launch pic.twitter.com/3ZQcj8glEB
— Life is Unusual (@LifeIsStrange) August 16, 2022
Life is Unusual is one of many few properties that Sq. Enix elected to preserve after the corporate offered its Western recreation growth studios to Embracer Group earlier this yr. The opposite two Western IPs that it stored had been Simply Trigger and Outriders.
The Life is Unusual franchise has modified developer fingers, with its newest entry, True Colours, being dealt with by Deck 9. Dontnod dealt with the primary Life is Unusual, Life is Unusual: Earlier than the Storm, and Life is Unusual 2.
It’s unknown whether or not Dontnod will get to work on one other Life is Unusual recreation once more. Its newest undertaking and publishing debut, Gerda: A Flame in Winter, is set to launch on September 1.