Conduct Together (Series)

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Platforms: Android, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PC and iOS

Genres: Creative, Puzzle and Strategy

Released: December 2018. Added to this library 8 days ago, last updated yesterday.

Overview

Conduct Together is a strategy game where you control toy trains along the overlapping train tracks. Each train can be started and stopped with a specific button. Other buttons change different points. The aim is to transport the people from one station to the next as quickly and safely as possible, without the timer running out. New levels bring challenges and increase in difficulty the more you complete.

With multiple controllers you can all control any train and points. However, you need to agree how to manage an increasing number of trains. In families you can assign different trains to each player.The simple controls make it accessible for a wide range of abilities but very young players will soon sabotage any strategy and crash trains (which is funny but not helpful).

You can make it easier via the settings by changing the speed and granting more slow motion time.

There are a series of similar Conduct games:

  • Conduct This (2017) was the original game on iOS and Android.
  • Conduct AR (2017) is an augmented reality version on iOS and Android.
  • Conduct Deluxe (2017) is a PC and Mac version where players can edit and create their own train tracks.
  • Conduct Together (2018) is the multiplayer version on Switch.

 
This game is good if you want to take on a mountainous challenge, have silly fun together, make video games, nourish youthful ambition or work in a team to win.

Commitment

Duration: It takes between 3 minutes and 5 minutes to play a round of this game. To complete the whole game will take around 10 hours.
 
Players: You can play with 4 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online. Multiplayers supported on Switch, PC and Mac.

Costs

Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.

Free to start on iOS and Android, but then it has in-app purchases to remove adverts and add expansion packs of new areas and trains. No in-game purchases on Switch, Mac and PC.

Ratings

Rated PEGI 3.

ESRB EVERYONE with Mild fantasy violence.

Accessibility

System settings: Android has accessibility settings including ways to navigate and interact, although not all games support this. Nintendo Switch has some built-in features, including a lockable zoom, that can be used on all games. Windows has extensive accessibility features. Some, like colour correction, work with games. Lots of accessibility software can be used with PC games, from voice recognition to input device emulators. iOS has a very extensive suite of accessibility settings including ways to navigate with voice and comprehensive screen reading, though most of the features don't work with games... read more.


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