Posted: 12 weeks ago, last updated 11 weeks ago.
Gather lost birds, draw wind currents to guide them, and lead them on their long journey home. It's an elegant idea expressed with minimal distraction. But as you slowly progress and finish each level you are met with messages from other players who share their regrets. As you progress further these are juxtaposed with hopeful thoughts and ideas from proverbs and philosophy.
The result is a touching game that does feel heavy handed or overly worthy. It communicates the essence of Bronnie Ware's book, Top Five Regrets of the Dying, in a form accessible to people who might not read the book themselves.
4+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. Still, it's important for parents and guardians to consider the maturity required to process the game content. Very young players can simply enjoy directing the flocks of birds. Any deeper meaning will be over their heads. Older players need to be able to process the honest confessions about regrets.
We haven't documented accessibility features for this game yet. Our Skyward Journey Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features. Tweet the developer (@Dan_Vogt) to let them know about our Accessibility Questionnaire.
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