The brand new co-op sport from Hazelight appears very charming and enjoyable.
A brand new trailer for Josef Fares’ new co-op sport It Takes Two has arrived, exhibiting off extra of the gameplay and offering some new context and perception into the story.
It Takes Two follows the story of Cody and Might, a pair who’re struggling of their relationship and are looking for a divorce. Their baby is upset by this, and thru some magic, turns them into dolls that get sucked right into a fantastical world they have to discover. They’re accompanied by a strolling and speaking ebook of affection on their journey who helps them choose up the items of their relationship in quite a few uncommon methods.
Fares, who narrates the gameplay video, says the thought in It Takes Two is to marry the narrative and the gameplay. For example, one degree focuses on the theme of “attraction,” and on this mission, every participant is supplied with a chunk of a magnet. The 2 should work collectively to unravel puzzles and defeat enemies, and so they can solely do it collectively.
Time can be a urgent difficulty in lots of relationships, and that is true for Cody and Might. So one other degree permits gamers to regulate time, which opens up quite a few thrilling gameplay alternatives, as you will see within the video. And one other degree in It Takes Two options an epic battle between squirrels and wasps the place Cody and Might should mix forces to outlive.
The video additionally touches on the assorted mini-games you’ll find and participate in. All of it appears very charming and enjoyable.
It Takes Two is developed by Fares’ comparatively small studio at Hazelight. Like Hazelight’s A Way Out, It Takes Two can solely be performed in co-op, both by native split-screen or through on-line. Fortunately, the sport comes with a free “pal’s cross” that permits you to play with somebody even when they have not purchased the sport.
As for what Fares may make subsequent, he instructed Polygon that he needs to “f**okay sh*t up creatively.” He’s contemplating concepts for an open-world sport and an RPG, however the probably guess is that he’ll return with one other co-op sport subsequent. “I adore it an excessive amount of,” he stated.
It Takes Two launches on March 26 for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Collection X|S, and PC.