Like the next person, we love free games. And with Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons which is now free on the Epic Games Store till 25 February 2022 is by far one of the best.
The game is unique in cementing an approach in approaching video games as art. Powered with a strong story and gameplay as its backbone, Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is a must-try title for both seasoned and new gamers alike.
The best part of it all is that it’s currently free on the Epic Games Store.
If you’ve ever heard of It Takes Two then you’d be in for a treat. Helming Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is the same mastermind behind 2021’s game of the year for many, Josef Fares. For anyone who’s in love with 2 player narrative-driven games, Fares’ portfolio of titles illustrates the key steps he had taken in order culminating with It Takes Two.
Focusing on the adventures of Najee and Naia in Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, players will traverse across a fantasy world seeking a cure for their father. Along the way, the brothers and players will encounter a whole host of characters ranging from orcs and trolls and it’s down to the player to help the brothers overcome the challenges. With each thumbstick controlling one brother, each with different strengths, players will have to overcome a variety of challenges in their journey.
If you have time in the afternoon with a small break in between Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is the perfect game to play with a friend. Its short runtime of about 3-4 hours is the perfect escape to seek an experience that is different from a movie.
Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons is now available free on the Epic Games Store.
Gerald currently straddles between his love of video games and board gaming. There’s nothing that interests him more than trying out the newest and fanciest gadget in town as well. He dreams of publishing a board game sometime in the future!