Posted: 19 months ago, last updated 4 weeks ago.
The game works the emotions successfully and in unexpected ways. While the esoteric journey through the landscape inspires awe, the presence of another anonymous person creates surprising comfort.
View our choice of games like Journey. This game is good if you want to:
Players: This is a single player game. You can play with up to 2 players online. Other players may appear in your game, although they can't send verbal or written messages they often lead you in the right direction. How fast you finish the game depends how focused you are at progressions versus exploration.
Skill Rating: This game is enjoyed by 11-16 year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity. Younger players will enjoy the exploration and survival challenge. But older children can also consider the more metaphorical aspect of the game.
Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.
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