Posted: 7 months ago, last updated 6 months ago.
Author: Andy Robertson.
Along with your vehicle, you can also construct a base for storage of resources and to craft different elements. This means you need to construct each element of this process, siloes, conveyors and factories. This can get quite complex but is satisfying when you automate a process.
You can play the game in different modes. The main campaign offers a loose storyline in which you are an interplanetary prospector tasked to gather resources for famished Earth. Sumo mode is a player versus player battle in an arena. Gauntlet is an obstacle course challenge. Test lab lets you play with adding experimental blocks that aren't yet included in the official release.
Rating: PEGI 7+, ESRB EVERYONE 10+
Release Date: 04/07/2018
In-game purchase for "R&D Labs" which adds a new game mode with challenges and tests of experimental items. This creative mode grants access to all items from the main game for unlimited building in four ways:
- Battle Arena, Target Practice & Turret Run
- Races, Time Trials & Stunt Ramps
- DPS Target, Weigh Station & Speed Trap
- Grassland, Desert, Mountain and Exotic Biome Zones
You will need Xbox Live Gold (must be 18 to create, then configure family accounts for younger players) to play online with Xbox One. You will need Nintendo Online (must be 18 to purchase, but can be any age to use) to play online with Nintendo Switch. You will need PlayStation Plus (must be 18 to create, then create sub-accounts for younger players who need be set as 13 or older) to play online with PlayStation 4.
This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE 10+.
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.
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). Xbox One has a system features, the excellent co-pilot share controls mode and adaptive controller support for all games... read more about system accessibility settings.
The following games are like TerraTech. They address a similar topic or offer a similar way to play. They are good options to play next and also good alternatives to TerraTech for younger age ratings.
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