'Life Is Strange' Presents Broken Parents as Full People, Not Villains

Warning: This article will completely spoil Life Is Strange: True Colors.

There is a moment towards the very end of Life Is Strange: True Colors where the game's central character, Alex Chen, can publicly grant a character forgiveness or condemn them, moments after a devastation revelation. Jed Luncan, a JK Simmons-lookalike and father-esque figure you've spent hours warming to because of how kindly they've treated Alex since arriving in the mountain town of Haven Springs, is unambiguously a monster. 

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/z3xa5j/life-is-strange-presents-broken-parents-as-full-people-not-villains