Game News Oxenfree 2: bad news for fans, good news for Netflix subscribers!
In July 2021, Netflix announced its intention to invest in video games, when we were already talking about “Netflix of video games” for several services including Microsoft’s Game Pass. To achieve its vision, the SVOD platform first acquired a studio.
Hextech Mayhem: A League of Legends Story, Poinpy, Stranger Things, Arcanium: Rise of Akhan or even Dungeon Dwarves, all of these titles are part of the Netflix games catalog. If these are mostly mobile game ports, other titles, more “classic” are integrated into the list and accessible to all subscribers. We are talking about the very good and time-consuming Into the Breach, Moonlighter, but also Oxenfree!
Oxenfree now available in French in its Netflix edition
For the past few days, the studio game Night School Studio, acquired by Netflix in 2021, is available on the platform at no extra cost. This is a thriller in which strange things happen, including a portal that allows spirits to enter our world. We follow the adventures of Alex and Jonas, half-brothers for whom everything will change, as they participate at a party planned to be on an abandoned island, Edwards Island. Immersive, with an excellent soundtrack, very good voice acting and of a scenario capable of surprising until the very endOxenfree had been able to seduce the public despite the lack of localization in French and in other languages.
If this point had prevented you from enjoying the game, good news! If you are a Netflix subscriber, you can enjoy one of 30 locations made for the occasion. Oxenfree is there now available with French subtitles, but also in German, English, Arabic, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Korean, Croatian, Danish, Spanish (Latin America), Spanish (Spain), Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese , Malay, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Swedish, Czech, Turkish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese. A good opportunity to discover or rediscover the title, waiting Oxenfree II: Lost Signals.
Oxenfree 2: no signal before 2023
Announced in April 2021 during a Nintendo Indie World, Oxenfree II: Lost Signals, whose story will take place 5 years later those of the first opus. The title of Night School Studio and therefore now from Netflix, then let himself be approached for a promising first glimpse. waited on PC, PS5, Switch and PS4 when it comes to classic platforms, the game was officially scheduled for the beginning of 2022. However, we arrive in October, and Oxenfree II is still not here, and for good reason. This weekend, the official account of the studio gave news, announcing in passing postponement of the game to 2023 :
We owe it to our amazing community to make Oxenfree II: Lost Signals the best game it can be. Seeing your fan art, reading your enthusiastic reviews and communicating with you fuels our ambition to make this our best game yet. To make Oxenfree II truly special and to add more localizations, we are moving our release window to 2023. Thank you for your patience, support, and understanding. We look forward to sharing the game with you. Stay tuned !
It will therefore be necessary to be a little more patient than expected to get your hands on this new adventure. The argument of localization being advanced, we can hope for a game accessible in French as soon as it is released. All that remains is to wait for find out about a precise launch date!