‘Life Is Strange: Before the Storm’ Wins Big at Games for Change Awards
by Stefanie Fogel
Square Enix and Deck Nine’s adventure prequel “Life is Strange: Before the Storm” was the big winner at the Games For Change Awards ceremony on Thursday. It took two awards, including game of the year.
Other winners this year include exploration game “What Remains of Edith Finch” and Ninja Theory’s third-person action game “Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice.”
Games For Change is an annual festival that promotes equality, understanding, and inclusivity in video games. It opened its three-day long programming this year with a special proclamation from New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, who declared June 28, 2018 as “Games For Change Day.”