Based in Paris, DONTNOD develops video games for consoles and PC based on original concepts and innovative technologies. Since the release of Remember Me and the critically acclaimed Life Is Strange, the studio is internationally recognized for the quality of its narrative games set in immersive and innovative worlds.

Today DONTNOD is working on the action-RPG Vampyr, a new Life Is Strange game as well as new yet unannounced projects.

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Max - LIS
Chloé - Life Is Strange
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Remember Me
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  • 2014

  • 2015

  • 2016

  • 2017

June 13-15, 2017 – For 3 days, the Vampyr team gave exclusive closed-door presentations and interviews at the Focus Home Interactive booth, at E3 2017 in Los Angeles.



August 24th, 2017 – DONTNOD signs a publishing contract with BANDAI NAMCO for the creation of a new IP based on a brand new narrative adventure experience.

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January 22nd, 2016Life Is Strange standard and limited editions released in boxed version (PC, Xbox One and PlayStation®4) — the team uses the occasion to include various upgrades in each episode, five new languages and a one-hour video commentary.

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February 23rd, 2016 — First in-game demonstration to the media of VAMPYR during Focus Home Interactive’s What’s Next 2016 press event.

23 fevrier 2016

March 3rd, 2016Life Is Strange released in Japan (PlayStation®3, PlayStation®4, PC), fully dubbed.

March 6th, 2016Life Is Strange wins the Audience Award at the Game Developers Choice Awards in San Francisco! Thank you!

April 7th, 2016Life Is Strange wins the BAFTA for Best Story at the British Academy Games Awards.

7 avril 2016

January 30th, 2015Life Is Strange Episode 1: Chrysalis released in digital form on PC, PlayStation®3, PlayStation®4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

30 janvier 2015

March 24th, 2015Life Is Strange Episode 2: Out of Time released

May 19th, 2015Life Is Strange Episode 3: Chaos Theory released

June 19th, 2015Vampyr announced

19 juin 2015

July 2015 Life Is Strange reaches the one million sales mark!

July 15th, 2015 – Develop Awards 2015 – DONTNOD wins 2 awards: New Game IP and Use of Narrative!

15 juillet 2015

July 28th, 2015Life Is Strange Episode 4: Dark Room released

October 20th, 2015Life Is Strange Episode 5: Polarized released

20 octobre 2015

October 29th, 2015 – PING Awards – Life Is Strange wins the Grand Prix du Jury and the Prix du Meilleur Scénario (Best Story Award).

29 octobre 2015

October 30th, 2015 – Golden Joystick awards – Life Is Strange wins Best gaming performance Award

November 12th, 2015 – Announcement of the Limited Edition version of Life Is Strange

End 2015Life Is Strange has won over 60 awards !

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June 2014 – DONTNOD signs a publishing contract with Square Enix for Life Is Strange

juin 2014

August 11th, 2014Life Is Strange announced for almost all consoles and PC at the Cologne Gamescom

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End 2014 DONTNOD signs a publishing contract with Focus Home Interactive for Vampyr

fin 2014


April 2013 – Start of the concept phase for the project WHAT IF? later renamed Life Is Strange

avril 2013

June 7th, 2013Remember Me released on PlayStation®3, Xbox 360 and PC

7 juin 2013

August 4th, 2012 – Remember Me is officially presented at the Cologne Gamescom!

Présentation Remember Me - Cologne

November 10th, 2011 – DONTNOD signs a publishing contract with Capcom for Remember Me

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May 1st, 2008 – Studio founded by Hervé Bonin, Aleksi Briclot, Alain Damasio, Oskar Guilbert and Jean-Maxime Moris.

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Our team

Nicolas Sérouart

Technical Director

Grégory Szucs

Art Director – Vampyr

Stéphane Beauverger

Narrative Director – Vampyr

Anne Chantreau

Communications Manager


Raoul Barbet

Game Director  – Life Is Strange

Nicolas Simon

Production Director

Luc Baghadoust

Executive Producer


Oskar Guilbert



Sébastien Gaillard

Audio Director – Life Is Strange

Abrial Da Costa

Business Development Director

Philippe Moreau

Game Director – Vampyr


Michel Koch

Game Director & Art Director – Life Is Strange