My Brother Rabbit Review
Posted: 14 months ago, last updated 2 weeks ago.
As the anthropomorphic rabbit, you solve each hunt-and-collect challenge, which moves both narratives forward. It can be a bit of a laborious hunt at times, but the characterful fantasy creatures and the weight of your real-world sister's plight carry the game along.
The puzzles and geographical mini-work much better on iOS, Android and PC where you can point-and-click. Strangely this isn't an option on the Switch's touch screen. This is simple steady game-play and as much as about the narrative as the interactions. It's a rainy Sunday afternoon kind of game that you can complete in a few hours.
Although some will find the game overly simplistic, its storytelling is a mature and heartbreaking look at illness. Both for those suffering and those in their family. Like Firewatch, the theme of helplessness of carers and parents to help those they love is well illustrated.
Content Rating: PEGI 3
Release Date: 21/11/2018
Platforms: Android, Mac, PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One and iOS
Genres: Narrative and Puzzle
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Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.
- Difficulty: There is no difficulty setting, but after finishing you can select any chapter to replay and find anything you missed. There is no time pressure.
- Reading: There is not a lot of text to read, apart from the tutorial which is medium white text on dark background.
- Controls: You can use touch screen (not on Switch) or mouse. On PlayStation 4 and Xbox One you move the pointer with a stick and press a single button for actions.
- Image calibration: There are colour coded puzzles but no colour blind option.
- Audio calibration:
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