A Way Out Studio’s Next Game, It Takes Two, Looks Like a Lot of Fun

It Takes Two

During last night’s Game Awards, Hazelight Studios – the team behind A Way Out – lifted the lid on its next project.

Called It Takes Two, it’s a comedic adventure spanning multiple genres. Like A Way Out before it, It Takes Two is another unique take on co-op play. Once again, it’s strictly co-op, meaning you’ll need a local or online buddy to play with. But as before, one copy of the game will provide a ‘free pass’ for a second player, so you can invite someone else along.

And it looks like it’ll be a journey worth taking. Judging by the trailer, which you can see at the bottom of this post, It Takes Two is a gorgeous and quirky adventure. In it, you take control of Cody and May, a human couple that somehow find themselves turned into miniature dolls. Quite a predicament to be in, it turns out. The key to them being turned back into humans? Working together and saving their failing relationship.

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Packed with funny dialogue and ridiculous gameplay sequences, it looks to be a lot of fun – but its subject matter could also be a surprisingly touching one. While the story centres on Cody and May’s relationship, it looks like gameplay will test the relationship of you and your co-op companion; you’ll need to work together, utilising each character’s individual skills to progress through the game.

We love a good co-op adventure, so needless to say we’re very excited to see how this one turns out. If it’s even half as good as A Way Out, we’re in for a treat.

Watch the trailer below. It Takes Two is coming to PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S and PC on 26th March.