The latest trailer for Life is Strange: Before the Storm explores Chloe’s character in the prequel and the relationship between Chloe and Rachel Amber we’ll see in the game. Here, we get to see a number of individuals working on the game discuss these ideas together.

Ashly Burch, the original voice of Chloe and now a writing consultant for this prequel, weighs in with a number of insights. She’s joined by Zak Gariss, the lead writer, and Rhianna Devries, the new voice of Chloe. Together, they discuss what it means to portray Chloe’s vulnerability and her emotional pain. We learn a lot about what makes Chloe and Rachel’s friendship so dynamic.

The first episode of Life is Strange: Before the Storm is titled “Awake.” This first episode will finally launch on August 31 for Xbox One, PS4, and PC.