Dontnod Entertainment, the studio behind Life is Strange and Vampyr new game. Tell me why is a mysterious adventure game about unraveling a troubled past involving two twins, one of whom is a transgender.
In Tell me why players follow the story of Tyler and Alison Ronan, exploring both of their memories to recall key moments in their lives. Players can shape what they remember, ultimately affecting their lives in the present.
"We love them both," Game Director Florent Guillaume said in a press release, "And we are especially grateful to Microsoft for its full support, openness and assistance with Tyler's identity and character as a transgender. "
" Tyler is a fully realized, sweet character whose story does not come down to simplistic trans tropes, "added Nick Adams, director of transgender representation at GLAAD." Creating a playable leading trans character – and taking care to "
As a queer who was around the block, I'll admit to being nervous about how Dontnod will approach Tyler. Visibility in games is welcome. but the authenticity of is also important .There is a precedent for empathetic writing but also place oh for the wrong steps I hope Tyler really is a fully realized character
Dontnod storytelling games are often released in episodic parts. Life is weird 2 The first episode comes out in September 2018 and the series not yet complete. Tell me why will be three chapters, all of which will come out in the summer of 2020.