Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair Review
Posted: 17 months ago, last updated 5 weeks ago.
You collect feathers to unlock new levels, but in a novel twist can take on the end level boss as soon as you like. Waiting until completing more levels gives you more health and a better chance of surviving the big bad. Along with health, you can also collect tonics to gain new abilities.
If you beat a level you can take on its alternative state, which changes them with water, electricity or flips them upside down. The clever design of each level to offer this multi-layered challenge and the combination of action, timing and skill needed to progress makes this a really good game to play in the family.
Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair
Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience. You can purchase alternative visual effects that change how the game looks in substantial and novel ways.
Rated PEGI 3 for depictions of very mild violence in a child-like setting. This game contains depictions of very mild violence in a child-like setting. Bright lights and magical effects appear upon impact of attacks. The player can defeat enemies by jumping on their heads, rolling into them or throwing projectiles such as fruit at them. When the enemies are defeated they jump up into the air before quickly vanishing.
This game has been rated ESRB EVERYONE.
Skill Rating: This game is enjoyed by 11-16 year-olds as it's a good match for their ability and maturity.
There are items you can collect to make the game easier to play, but these have to be found as you play which does take some time. In particular there are items that give you more check-points and that can slow down gameplay.
Our Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair Accessibility Report details 23 accessibility features:
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