Posted: 10 months ago, last updated 6 months ago.
Author: Andy Robertson.
It's high stakes and a violent world in which you are trying to survive, but this contributes to the exhilaration and at times moving plight of the protagonist. Often the game forces the player to use intelligence rather than violence to survive.
The game drops you into a no-win scenario. Although you have an objective this is not the usual saving the world narrative. It's about normal people and their encounter with these harsh situations. There are firearms and combat, but these are usually the worst point that you can make. Think and think fast about a non-violent approach to the game.
Rating: PEGI 18+, ESRB MATURE 17+
Release Date: 10/07/2012, updated in 2013
Occasional use of the sexual expletive '*!@?*'. There are also instances of cannibalism, although this is seen at a distance.
This game has been rated ESRB MATURE 17+.
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. PlayStation 4 has a range of accessibility settings. Some are system only, some work in games (invert colours and button mapping). Xbox One has a system features, the excellent co-pilot share controls mode and adaptive controller support for all games... read more about system accessibility settings.
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