Dontnod’s critically acclaimed adventure series is the latest getting videogame getting the live action treatment, with Square Enix teaming up with Legendary Digital Studios to bring it to life in a digital series, as opposed a film.
Greg Siegel, Senior Vice President of Development and Production for Legendary, said “Life is Strange is one of those rare properties that combines incredibly developed characters and storylines with deeply engaging gameplay. It lends itself perfectly to live-action imaginings. We couldn’t be more excited to partner with Square Enix, DONTDOD Entertainment and dj2 to bring the world of Arcadia Bay to life in an exciting new way.”
Also on board are Dmitri Johnson and Dan Jevons of dj2 Entertainment who have recently been producing the upcoming film Sonic the Hedgehog for Sony Pictures.
Oh, and if you’re wandering what all the fuss is about, the first episode of the game has just been made free!
Source: press release