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How I Move: The controls menu for the PC version of Life Is Strange.

The Control Scheme page lists the default control keys for DONTNOD Entertainment and Square Enix's Life Is Strange across all five platforms: PC, PlayStation 3/4 and Xbox 360/One.

Personal Computer

Symbol Name Primary Function
WASD.png
Movement Players can control the character Max using the W, A, S and D, keys.
Keyboard White Mouse Simple.png
Camera Use the mouse to move the camera.
Keyboard White Space.png
Skip Scene

To skip a scene previously watched after rewinding, press the Spaceabar button.

Keyboard White Mouse Left.png
Contextual action Hold left mouse button drag the Keyboard White Mouse Simple.png and release left mouse button to perform contextual action(s)
Keyboard White Mouse Right.png
Rewind Hold lright mouse button to rewind time.
Keyboard White Shift Alt.png
Move Hold shift to move faster
When rewinding, press Keyboard White Mouse Right.png and the Hold shift to rewind faster.
Keyboard White Mouse Middle.png
Center Camera Use middle mouse button to recenter camera
Keyboard White Tab.png
Journal Tab Press tab to open your journal


PlayStation

PlayStation 3

Symbol Name Primary Function
PS3 Select.png
Journal select Access or exit Max's journal, use the select on the DualShock controller.
PS3 Start.png
Pause Menu

Pause the game.

PS3 Left.png
Movement Players can control the character Max using the left analog stick.
PS3 Right.png
Camera Players can control the direction of the camera using the right analog stick.
PS3 L1.png
Journal Tab Use L1 to browse journal tabs.
PS3 R1.png
Skip
Journal Tab
Use R1 to skip or fast forward through a scene previously viewed prior to rewinding.
Us R1 to browse journal tabs above
PS3 L2.png
Rewind Rewind time by holding down the L2 button.
PS3 R2.png
Quick rewind
Run
While holding down L2 to rewind, hold down R2 to rewind faster.
Hold R2 to move/walk faster.
PS3 Down.png
Forward/Back Use the left and right d-pad buttons to browse through photographs and Max's journal.
PS3 Triangle.png
Look/Dialog To interact and study with objects in front of Max, click the triangle button.
To choose dialog with new information (from rewind) click the triangle button.
PS3 Square.png
Dialog Press square to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.
Press square to take a photograph.
PS3 Cross.png
Read/Use To read interactive objects, press the x/cross button.
To use objects press the x/cross button
PS3 Circle.png
Go Back; Dialog After reading the journal or other interactive objects, to back out, press the circle button.
Press circle to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.

PlayStation 4

Symbol Name Primary Function
PS4 Share.png
Share Button Share Media
PS4 Touch Pad.png
Journal select Access or exit Max's journal, use the select on the DualShock controller.
PS4 Options.png
Pause Menu

Pause the game.

PS4 Left Stick.png
Movement Players can control the character Max using the left analog stick.
PS4 Right Stick.png
Camera Players can control the direction of the camera using the right analog stick.
PS4 L1.png
Journal Tab Use L1 to browse journal tabs.
PS4 R1.png
Skip
Journal Tab
Use R1 to skip or fast forward through a scene previously viewed prior to rewinding.
Us R1 to browse journal tabs above
PS4 L2.png
Rewind Rewind time by holding down the L2 button.
PS4 R2.png
Quick rewind
Run
While holding down L2 to rewind, hold down R2 to rewind faster.
Hold R2 to move/walk faster.
PS4 Dpad.png
Forward/Back Use the left and right d-pad buttons to browse through photographs and Max's journal.
PS4 Triangle.png
Look/Dialog To interact and study with objects in front of Max, click the triangle button.
To choose dialog with new information (from rewind) click the triangle button.
PS4 Square.png
Dialog Press square to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.
Press square to take a photograph.
PS4 Cross.png
Read/Use To read interactive objects, press the x/cross button.
To use objects press the x/cross button
PS4 Circle.png
Go Back; Dialog After reading the journal or other interactive objects, to back out, press the circle button.
Press circle to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.

Xbox

Xbox 360 Controller

Symbol Name Primary Function
Back Button.png
Journal Menu Access or exit Max's journal, use the back button on the Xbox controller.
Start Button.png
Pause Menu

Pause the game.

Stick left.png
Movement Players can control the character Max using the left analog stick.
Stick right.png
Camera Players can control the direction of the camera using the right analog stick.
Trigger left.png
Rewind Use LT to to rewind time.
Trigger right.png
Quick Rewind
Run
Use RT to While holding down LT to rewind, hold down RT to rewind faster.
Hold RT to move/walk faster.
Bumper left.png
Journal Tab Browse through Max's Journal using the LB button.
Bumper right.png
Journal Tab
Skip
Browse through Max's Journal using the RB button.
Skip a scene previously viewed using the RB button.
Dpad down.png
Forward/Back Use the left and right d-pad buttons to browse through photographs and Max's journal.
Button y.png
Look
To interact and study with objects in front of Max, click the triangle button.
To choose dialog with new information (from rewind) click the triangle button.
Button x.png
Dialog Press X to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.
Press X to take a photograph.
Button a.png
Read To read interactive objects, press the A button.
To use objects press the A button
Button b.png
Back
Dialog
After reading the journal or other interactive objects, to back out, press the B button.
Press B to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.

Xbox One Controller

Symbol Name Primary Function
XboxOne Windows.png
Journal Menu Access or exit Max's journal, use the back button on the Xbox controller.
XboxOne Menu.png
Pause Menu

Pause the game.

XboxOne Left Stick.png
Movement Players can control the character Max using the left analog stick.
XboxOne Right Stick.png
Camera Players can control the direction of the camera using the right analog stick.
XboxOne LT.png
Rewind Use LT to to rewind time.
XboxOne RT.png
Quick Rewind
Run
Use RT to While holding down LT to rewind, hold down RT to rewind faster.
Hold RT to move/walk faster.
XboxOne LB.png
Journal Tab Browse through Max's Journal using the LB button.
XboxOne RB.png
Journal Tab
Skip
Browse through Max's Journal using the RB button.
Skip a scene previously viewed using the RB button.
XboxOne Dpad.png
Forward/Back Use the left and right d-pad buttons to browse through photographs and Max's journal.
XboxOne Y.png
Look
To interact and study with objects in front of Max, click the triangle button.
To choose dialog with new information (from rewind) click the triangle button.
XboxOne X.png
Dialog Press X to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.
Press X to take a photograph.
XboxOne A.png
Read To read interactive objects, press the A button.
To use objects press the A button
XboxOne B.png
Back
Dialog
After reading the journal or other interactive objects, to back out, press the B button.
Press B to choose an option provided on the dialog tree.