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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
- 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
This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.
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.
How you can adjust the challenge of play, and assistance the game offers when you fail or get stuck.
Reaction-time Not Critical: Individual game actions don’t need quick reactions.
Low Pressure: Game tasks aren’t time-limited or with a high emphasis on performance. Or there is a low pressure play-mode available.
Adjust Speed: Adjust the overall speed of the game, or rewind play for a second attempt, to ease reaction times.
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. PlayStation 4 has a range of accessibility settings. Some are system only, some work in games (invert colours and button mapping)... read more about system accessibility settings.
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