This game is rated PEGI 3
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Posted: 17 months ago, last updated 4 weeks ago.
As you do this you overhear dialogue from the things in the world. Sometimes this is a cheery greeting, while at others the questions and comments are deeper. Wondering why they've spent so much time on collecting things in their lives. Or looking for friendship. Or, even, sadness at not knowing their parents as well as they might.
Running through this absurd space are spoken quotes from philosopher Alan Watts, which further challenges consumer and capitalist assumptions about what is important in life.
As you move around the world you can collect similar objects into your rolling flock. If you leave the game idle it will slowly play through scenes and inhabit objects on its own. Because of this, it's particularly easy for new or very young players.
View our choice of games like Everything. This game is good if you want to:
- Manipulate time to win
- Harm no living thing
- Broaden you gaming diet
- Learn something playing a properly great game
- Keep your hands busy
- Escape life's storms for a while
- Inhabit another world
- Muse on deep topics
- Nurture imagination in primary school children
- Re-think your assumptions
- Get around in unusual ways
- Share a relaxing story
Rating PEGI 3+ in UK and for EVERYONE in the US with Alcohol and Tobacco Reference, Mild Language, Violent References. In addition to the official rating, parents should note that some of the dialogue in the game is quite dark and talks about assisted suicide.
This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.
Skill Rating: This game is enjoyed by 3+ year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity. Although the game requires some fine motor skills to really investigate, it can accommodate very young players who can have fun rolling around the world and changing from one thing to another.
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