Life Is Strange 2

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Life Is Strange 2
Life Is Strange 2 cover
Developers
Dontnod Entertainment
macOS (OS X) Feral Interactive[1]
Linux Feral Interactive[1]
Publishers
Square Enix
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows September 26, 2018
macOS (OS X) December 19, 2019[2]
Linux December 19, 2019[2]
Reception
Metacritic 70
OpenCritic 78
IGDB 82
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Perspectives Third-person
Genres Adventure
Themes Contemporary, Supernatural, North America
Series Life Is Strange
Life Is Strange 2 on IGDB
Life Is Strange 2 on MobyGames
Life Is Strange 2 on Wikipedia
Life Is Strange
Life Is Strange 2015
Life Is Strange: Before the Storm 2017
The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit 2018
Life Is Strange 2 2018

Key points

Saves can be imported from The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

All Windows and Linux versions require Steam DRM, and all Windows versions require Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM as well.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Dontnod\<user-id>\LIS2\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
macOS (OS X)
Linux
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Dontnod\<user-id>\LIS2\Saved\SaveGames\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Feral Interactive/Life is Strange 2/SaveData/
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/feral-interactive/Life is Strange 2/SaveData/Dontnod/<user-id>/LIS2/Saved/SaveGames/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Video settings
Video settings

Chromatic aberration[edit]

Disable Chromatic aberration[3]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save the file.
[SystemSettings]
r.SceneColorFringeQuality=0

Depth of field[edit]

Disable depth of field[3]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save the file.
[SystemSettings]
r.DepthOfFieldQuality=0

Motion blur[edit]

Disable motion blur[3]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save the file.
[SystemSettings]
r.MotionBlurQuality=0

Input[edit]

Input settings
Input settings
Keyboard settings
Keyboard settings

Audio[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, voices, SFX.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Language and subtitles settings
Language and subtitles settings

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Hungarian
Fan translation
Italian
Japanese
Japanese Language Pack DLC
Korean
Fan translation by Team Freestyle.
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
vorpX
G3D, Z3D
Officially supported game, see official vorpx game list.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Vulkan
Linux only.
Shader Model support 5.0
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics TrueSky
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Criware

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2100 3.1 GHz
AMD Phenom X4 945 3.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 40 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650
AMD Radeon HD 7770
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.15
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-6360U 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 42 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 680MX
AMD Radeon R9 M290
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2 GB of VRAM
A 64-bit operating system is required.
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 18.04
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-4130 3.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 42 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 680
AMD Radeon R9 380
2 GB of VRAM
Requires Vulkan
NVIDIA requires 430.14 or newer drivers.
AMD requires Mesa 19.1.2 or newer.
Intel GPUs are not supported.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Life is Strange 2 is coming to macOS and Linux! - last accessed on October 1, 2018
  2. 2.0 2.1 Life is Strange 2 journeys onto macOS and Linux on 19th December - Feral News - last accessed on 2019-12-17
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Verified by User:Kevinsesario on 2018-09-27