In Chapter 2, Life is Unusual: True Colours begins introducing puzzles that Alex must navigate to assist the residents of Haven. The heavy-hitting ones are necessary, although there are just a few non-obligatory ones as properly. Beneath, we go over all the foremost decisions you will get to make in True Colours Chapter 2: Lanterns.
Fast word: Chapter 2 is when True Colours actually opens up, permitting you to freely discover Haven and pursue duties in no matter order you need. Alex will often remark when she hits factors of no return–in the case of Chapter 2, first telling Jed she’s executed with work after which confronting Mac–so just be sure you’ve executed every thing you possibly can earlier than these moments.
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Chapter 2: Lanterns Walkthrough
Did Gabe Make The Name? [Mandatory]
At Gabe’s wake, Ryan will confront Mac, angrily accusing him of ignoring Gabe’s name to halt the scheduled detonation within the mine. To this, Mac will say he bought no such name and Gabe will need to have made a mistake. Ryan will then flip to you for validation, asking you to assist his declare because you heard Gabe make the decision.
After all, you did not hear the decision. All you could have is Gabe’s phrase that he made the decision. Telling the reality is not the best technique to go on this situation, particularly should you’re gunning for friendship or romance with Ryan. Aspect with Ryan and lie: Inform everybody that you just heard Gabe make a name, thus accusing Mac of negligence.
Steph’s Grief Puzzle [Mandatory]
Much like understanding Ethan’s worry, to know Steph’s unhappiness, you want to empathize together with her. Strategy her and faucet into her grief–this will spotlight sure objects across the condominium with a smooth blue glow. Discovering every thing should not show too tough. You will know you’ve got discovered every thing related when Alex says that she has sufficient to go on to consolation Steph.
Whenever you strategy Steph, the topic you need to convey up is taking part in foosball. Goad her into taking part in. You will seemingly beat her the primary time after which she’ll gather herself and dominate you within the second spherical, so put together to battle it out in spherical three. It does not matter an excessive amount of whether or not you win or lose, however should you win, Alex will act like an entitled champ and Steph will likely be reminded of the enjoyable she’s had with Gabe consequently. So attempt to win.
Signing The Typhon Settlement [Missable]
When you’re free to discover Haven for the primary time (throughout Alex’s seek for Mac) fairly just a few non-obligatory decisions speak in confidence to you. Some of the vital entails Charlotte. Go to her store, the marijuana dispensary, to talk together with her. She’ll open up to you that she’s struggling together with her personal grief, serving to Ethan, and coping with Typhon–the mining firm chargeable for Gabe’s loss of life.
Charlotte will let you know that Typhon has despatched her a doc for an infinite settlement, supplied she agrees to right away not press prices about Gabe’s loss of life. It is a tremendous shady deal, however she might additionally use the cash to assist Ethan’s future. She’ll ask Alex what to do. Inform her to take the money–it sucks nevertheless it additionally reveals that Alex cares about Charlotte and Ethan and desires their future to be safe.
Comforting Ethan [Missable]
If you happen to head to the park, you could find Ethan. Although he is not actually able to speak in confidence to you, you possibly can learn his feelings to know how he is feeling after which let him know that you just’re there for him. This may enhance Alex and Ethan’s relationship. It can additionally unlock further dialogue with Charlotte–you can return to her now and inform her what’s bugging Ethan, enhancing your standing together with her much more.
Boss For The LARP [Missable]
Throughout this exploratory part, you may also meet up with Steph on the document retailer. She’ll let you know that she desires to plan a LARP for Ethan and can ask Alex to select which villain ought to be the ultimate boss.
Your selection right here will decide which of the 2 bosses that Alex and Ethan will struggle through the LARP in Chapter 3. Each appear to be of equal power so it actually simply comes right down to which boss sounds cooler to struggle.
Alex’s Title For The LARP [Missable]
Earlier than leaving the document retailer, you possibly can fill out Alex’s character sheet for the LARP. Earlier than you do, make sure you learn the second problem of Ethan’s comic–it is on the counter proper subsequent to the character sheets. Doing so will reveal that the protagonist in Ethan’s comedian has a trusted companion by the title of Alwynn.
When filling out the character sheet, you possibly can select Alwynn, Alto, or Alexandra as Alex’s title for the LARP. Now that that the character that Ethan will painting has an in-universe companion named Alwynn, it’s best to go along with that. It can additional solidify the bond between Alex and Ethan and extra seamlessly insert Alex’s character into the LARP.
Eleanor’s Concern Puzzle [Mandatory]
Whenever you seek for Ethan on the flower store, Eleanor will let you know that he left some time in the past. Earlier than you possibly can go away, you will discover that Eleanor is deeply afraid. You may’t go away the store with out serving to her.
Much like dealing with Steph’s unhappiness, strategy Eleanor and browse her feelings. You will then want to search out all of the related objects–they’ll be glowing purple. Within the room with Eleanor, there’s the signal on the door, flowers in storage, and the register. Within the backroom, you will discover the telephone and an image of Riley. Work together with all of them to know why Eleanor is afraid.
You will then have to assist retrace Eleanor’s steps. To do that, you will need to as soon as once more work together with the 5 objects however in the fitting order. Based mostly on what you’ve got gleaned from Alex interacting with every object, you need to try to use frequent sense to piece collectively Eleanor’s day as much as that time. If you happen to need assistance, we have outlined the steps beneath.
- Work together with the signal on the door.
- Work together with the telephone within the backroom.
- Work together with the image of Riley.
- Work together with the flowers.
- Work together with the register.
In spite of everything that, you will be confronted with a horrifyingly daunting and tragic selection. It can harm, however we really feel that opting to inform Eleanor the reality is the fitting technique to go. Neither selection will impression the ending of the sport, nonetheless.
Serving to Mac [Mandatory]
Whenever you lastly confront Mac, he’ll have a panic assault. You may both assist him or simply stroll away and go away him to endure. Neither selection impacts what ending you get–just determine whether or not he deserves to endure by a panic assault alone.
Forgiving Ryan [Mandatory]
Whenever you discover Ryan on the finish of Chapter 2, his grief will make him offended at himself. It’s important to speak him down, and in the end inform him whether or not Alex forgives him for Gabe’s loss of life, Gabe would forgive him for his personal loss of life, or that Ryan must forgive himself. These decisions do not appear to affect the general path of the story an excessive amount of, although suggesting that Gabe would forgive Ryan makes probably the most narrative sense.
After that, Alex and Ryan will proceed to speak and finally you will have the selection of shaking Ryan’s hand or hugging him to seal the duo’s partnership. If friendship–and finally, romance–is your goal, go for the hug. If you wish to preserve issues strictly skilled, then a handshake works.