Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is a cross platform fairytale themed adventure game that costs $14.99.
The story of two children who set out to find a cure for their ill father.
The gameplay consists of controlling both brothers at the same time through the use of both analog sticks on ones controller. By manipulating both at the same time the player is able to solve puzzles in the game in order to progress.
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Pro It's a short game worth your time
This game takes you through an amazing world and tells a unique story, without any dialogue or text.
Pro Uniquely tells much of the story through gameplay mechanics
The story is told silently without text and it is through the games puzzles/gameplay that one learns the story of the game. This is quite a departure from many games where the story is told to the player, here is is learned through playing.
Pro Meloncholy/beautiful artwork and atmosphere
Pro Innovative control scheme
The controls for the game work through the player controlling two different characters simultaneously with the two analog thumb sticks on ones controller. A unique feature that creates a fun way to interact with the game that makes for a memorable experience.
Con The controls takes some time getting used to
It might take some minutes of struggling before getting the hang of it.
Con Puzzles are on the easy side
While the story and environment of the game are a pleasure the puzzles themselves are pretty easy and casual offering little challenge. While it can be a good game for those that like casual puzzles, those that enjoy a more difficult gameplay will be at a loss.