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  • Summary: From Hazelight comes It Takes Two an innovative co-op adventure where uniquely varied gameplay and emotional storytelling intertwine in a fantastical journey. Founded to push the creative boundaries of what's possible in games, Hazelight is the award-winning studio behind the criticallyFrom Hazelight comes It Takes Two an innovative co-op adventure where uniquely varied gameplay and emotional storytelling intertwine in a fantastical journey. Founded to push the creative boundaries of what's possible in games, Hazelight is the award-winning studio behind the critically acclaimed A Way Out and Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons.

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    Bring your favorite co-op partner and together step into the shoes of May and Cody. As the couple is going through a divorce, through unknown means their minds are transported into two dolls which their daughter, Rose, made to represent them. Now they must reluctantly find a way to get back into their bodies, a quest which takes them through the most wild, unexpected and fantastical journey imaginable.
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  1. Positive: 20 out of 20
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 20
  3. Negative: 0 out of 20
  1. LEVEL (Czech Republic)
    Feb 16, 2022
    100
    It Takes Two manages to combine cooperative acting in the level of many game genres, perfectly dose the pace and tell a serious story about parenting with a successful exaggeration. All this beautifully in a detailed fairytale-fantasy world, the exploration of which makes it a double joy.
  2. Mar 24, 2021
    95
    A fantastic presentation buoyed by constantly enjoyable, varied gameplay and wonderful level design make It Takes Two a must-play for fans of platformers. And even anyone who's ever wanted to play a Pixar movie.
  3. Mar 31, 2021
    95
    A fantastic cooperative experience that hits positive notes throughout its entire journey, It Takes Two is the magnum opus for a studio that seems to keep getting better and better.
  4. Mar 24, 2021
    90
    It is enchanting, funny and terribly refreshing.
  5. Mar 25, 2021
    90
    It Takes Two is a spectacular co-op adventure that lays down a path of great gameplay ideas and uses it to play a giddy game of hopscotch. It’s beautiful, breakneck-paced, and bubbling over with creativity, and playfulness and experimentation are rewarded at every turn. If you have any kind of co-op partner in your life, be they spouse, friend, sibling, or other (even a child, though the themes might be too mature for them), It Takes Two is a truly joyful trip you really need to take together.
  6. Mar 24, 2021
    87
    Fast-paced, very smart and original adventure for two players, full of surprises and awe-inspiring moments.
  7. Mar 24, 2021
    80
    An excellent co-op adventure that doesn't take itself too seriously, and that's the only place it falls short.

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Score distribution:
  1. Negative: 18 out of 159
  1. Jun 7, 2021
    10
    This is one of the best COOP games I've played so far. Loved the art, the gameplay and all the types of puzzled I've encountered.

    JUST a
    This is one of the best COOP games I've played so far. Loved the art, the gameplay and all the types of puzzled I've encountered.

    JUST a note, atm there are 10 user reviews with 0 and out of them 3 are posted wrong, they say 10/10, great game and so on, but they've posted the review with 0 score.
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  2. Mar 27, 2021
    10
    Amazing game. I recommend it.

    - The story is original and funny. The characters are unique in the story yet close to reality. - The
    Amazing game. I recommend it.

    - The story is original and funny. The characters are unique in the story yet close to reality.
    - The graphics are really really cool and there's a lot of different themes. Sometimes you'll just think it's mind-blowing. Plus, the optimization is great. The only problem is about the micro freezing problems into the cinematic but not game breaking at all.
    - The gameplay and the puzzles are quite simple yet satisfying, with a lot of refreshing ideas, always different. You don't get the same tools/powers each hour of playing the game. I didn't get any bug. The length of the game isn't insane but still good.

    - The only problem is how players chose to pay for the game. It's 40€ for one player and 0€ for the other. Quite expensive for the length, even for the good quality. Even tho players can split, the "free" player don't get any achievements (on Steam at least).
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  3. Nov 19, 2021
    10
    I dont know iam 29 years old , have the time of my life , its fun , extremely good , quality is absolutely AAA.

    and to be honest its the
    I dont know iam 29 years old , have the time of my life , its fun , extremely good , quality is absolutely AAA.

    and to be honest its the first game that made me and my GF laugh in years.
    Its probably easily the top coop game on my entire library of different games for 2 players.
    so many nice ideas made into coop , so much love for details and more its crazy how good this game is.

    This is what absolutely 10/10 AAA coop quality ( on the medium - easier side ) looks like my GF had some trouble at first with the movement mechanics like the hooks but she learned it the game doesnt Punish you for fails or deaths !

    its simply EXTREMELY awesome

    really i would rate it 20/10 specially the love to details , the work that went into that game and more.
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  4. Apr 18, 2021
    10
    Absolutely brilliant game and maybe one of the best games to play with your partner ever.
    It also eases into the difficulty slowly, so even a
    Absolutely brilliant game and maybe one of the best games to play with your partner ever.
    It also eases into the difficulty slowly, so even a total beginner can get to grips with everything.

    And to those complaining that it is coop: Why do you buy a coop game and then complain about it being coop? Can't you read?
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  5. Apr 2, 2021
    10
    I created the account only to write a quick review about that fantastic game. I played it with my friend, it was 1st time when we were playingI created the account only to write a quick review about that fantastic game. I played it with my friend, it was 1st time when we were playing day by day for a few hours per day only cause the game play is so addictive. Music and graphic are on whole another level(i would say its Ori level). 10/10 imo for now its Game of The Year Expand
  6. Feb 22, 2022
    9
    Ни добавить, ни убавить - шикарная игра, которая обязательна к ознакомлению.
  7. May 23, 2021
    0
    The game didn't recognized my logitech F310 on steam (even though I use it on other games), so I got myself an xbox controller but the gameThe game didn't recognized my logitech F310 on steam (even though I use it on other games), so I got myself an xbox controller but the game doesn't recognize the Top Right button.
    Waste of money and time for me and my wife.
    Only buy the game if you are 100% sure you have a controller that actually works for the game.
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