The third episode of Life is Strange 2 is scheduled to release later this week on May 9. Developer DONTNOD Entertainment has recently revealed exactly when players will be able to start downloading the new episode to their PC, Xbox One, or PlayStation 4.
In a recent Tweet, DONTNOD revealed the release schedule for Life is Strange 2 Episode 3: “Wastelands.” The episode will release simultaneously across all time zones at the same time, which is at 9:01am PST, 12:01pm EST, 1:01pm BRT, 5:01pm BST, 6:01pm CEST, and 7:01pm MSK on May 9, and at 1:01am JST and 2:01am AEST on May 10. The episode will go live on Steam, the PlayStation Store, and the Xbox Store at the same time.
Some of the upcoming episode’s major plot points were revealed in the recently released trailer for Life is Strange 2 Episode 3. In it, brothers Sean and Daniel continue their trek to Mexico, but stop in California on the way. Here, they start participating in the illegal marijuana trade in the hopes of making some money to help them on their journey. Daniel continues practicing his powers and tensions grow between the brothers as Daniel starts getting sick of listening to Sean all the time. The episode will also feature the return of the characters Cassidy and Finn, who debuted in the game’s second episode.