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11-27-2017

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When VVVVVV was released on the Switch a couple of weeks ago, publisher Nicalis announced on the same day that the game was also getting a new co-op mode. It also has a couple of new graphical filters, like Isaac mode, but for the most part, co-op is the star of the show here, and deservedly so. It's a perfect addition to what is arguably a perfect game. 

Sadly, it's not quite enough to hold my two-year old son's attention for very long, but I think that's more a reflection of his age than anything else. As you can see in the video below, he actually got into the game for about 30 seconds, which is a first for him. I attribute that to how simple the controls are and a few of the particular aspects of how the co-op mode in VVVVVV was implemented.

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