Posted: 2 years ago, last updated 3 weeks ago.
Play involves swimming around to explore each of the new areas you visit. You are led through what becomes a gentle adventure, by some robot characters you meet and befriend. As you delve deeper, you discover a beautiful underwater realm and the creatures that live there.
But this is more than a journey through an underwater land. The narrative soon gathers pace and invites you to ask questions about who you are in the game, how you got there and where you need to go. By the end you discover that all is not what it seems.
The result is a game as much about identity and our place in the world as scuba diving and bio-diversity. It's a tantalising look under the waves, but also what lies under our own personas.
Rated for younger players in the US. Rated ESRB EVERYONE for Mild Fantasy Violence.
7+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. Because of the mostly slow nature of the game it works for young children. You need to persist in exploration and puzzle solving, but there isn't often a time limit. Older players can get more out of the narrative that develops.
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