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Our examiner, Ben Kendall, first checked Knight Squad 2 23 months ago. It was re-examined by Jo Robertson and updated 18 months ago.
Viewed from above, you control the movement and action of your character through 13 different game modes, each offering a different set of objectives: capture the flag, hunt for souls, race around a track or coating the arena in the colour of your character.
You compete with other players for points, and can play dirty by attacking them and getting in their way. You can pick up a range of upgradeable weapons to give you the edge and help you claim the victory crown.
The hectic, chaotic game modes, paired with lighthearted action and the ability to play with others, be they experts or novices, make it a great choice for friends and family game nights.
You can play up to 8 players in the same place on Switch and Xbox, but only 4 on PC.
You can play this game in the following styles:
8+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game.
- You need be 18-years-old to to subscribe to Xbox Live Gold for online play, but can then configure family accounts for younger players to play online with Xbox One.
- You need be 18-years-old to subscribe to Nintendo Online, but can then create accounts for children of any age to play online with Nintendo Switch.
Knight Squad 2
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Release Date: 28/05/2014, updated in 2021
Out Now: Mac, PC, Switch and Xbox One
Content Rating: PEGI 7
Skill Rating: 8+ year-olds
Players: 1-8 (8 online)
Accessibility: 17 features
Components: 2D Side-On and Pixels
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