Dontnod told me why he’s going to be free throughout Pride Month. From June 1 to June 30, it will be possible to download this episodic adventure game via Xbox or Steam, after which it will always be available.
Bee Message on the official website In Tell Me Why, Dontnod writes that the decision was part of a desire to “give more people access to the game.” Dontnod also hopes to encourage gamers to spend money in places that have a direct impact on the LGBT community.
“We’ve received warm messages from players around the world about how discovering Tyler as a trans man and Alison’s struggle with trauma has impacted, encouraged, or made them less isolated, particularly in light of the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic. Transphobia discourse in places like the Kingdom United Kingdom and United Kingdom, Dontenwood Books.