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Fru Review

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Posted: 16 months ago, last updated 3 months ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.

OverviewOverview

This is a platform game with a twist. One player uses a controller to run and jump around the level; a second player stands in front of the Xbox Kinect camera and appears on the screen in silhouette. This person must use the outline of their body to create platforms and interact with the world to help the character reach the end of each level. This interaction between body and the screen means the player must communicate and time their movements with the controlling player.

This collaboration is a simple idea but is cleverly executed with levels that stretch the partnership – and bodily contortions – to the limit.

DetailsGame Details

Rating: PEGI 3+

Release Date: 29/06/2016

Platforms: Xbox 360 and Xbox One

Genres: Physically Active and Platform

Developer: @Aparaitre

CommitmentCommitment

Duration: This game will take between 3 hours and 4 hours to complete. It takes around 3 hours to get through the levels, but the unusual interactions and additional challenges extend the longevity considerably.
 
Players: You can play with 2 players in the same room, but you can’t play it online.

CostsCosts

Fru usually costs £11.99.
 

Fru

Xbox One £11.99
 
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.

 

This game was rated PEGI 3. The content of this game is suitable for all persons.

AccessibilityAccessibility

We haven't recorded accessibility settings for this game yet. Our Fru Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features.

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