It Takes Two

Embark on the craziest journey of your life in It Takes Two. Invite a friend to join for free with Friend’s Pass* and work together across a huge variety of gleefully disruptive gameplay challenges.

It Takes Two

Embark on the craziest journey of your life in It Takes Two, a genre-bending platform adventure created purely for co-op. Invite a friend to join for free with Friend’s Pass* and work together across a huge variety of gleefully disruptive gameplay challenges. Play as the clashing couple Cody and May, two humans turned into dolls by a magic spell. Together, trapped in a fantastical world where the unpredictable hides around every corner, they are reluctantly challenged with saving their fractured relationship.
Master unique and connected character abilities in every new level. Help each other across an abundance of unexpected obstacles and laugh-out-loud moments. Kick gangster squirrels’ furry tails, pilot a pair of underpants, DJ a buzzing night club, and bobsleigh through a magical snow globe. Embrace a heartfelt and hilarious story, where narrative and gameplay are interwoven in a uniquely metaphorical experience.
It Takes Two is developed by the award-winning studio Hazelight, the industry-leader of cooperative play. They are about to take you on a wild and wondrous ride where only one thing is for certain: we’re better together.


Invite a friend to join for free with Friend’s Pass*, and experience a thrilling adventure built purely for two. Choose from couch or online co-op with split-screen play, and face ever-changing challenges where working together is the only way forward.


From rampaging vacuum cleaners to suave love gurus – with It Takes Two, you never know what you’re up against next. Filled with genre-bending challenges and new character abilities to master in every level, you’ll experience a metaphorical merging of gameplay and narrative that pushes the boundaries of interactive storytelling.


Discover a touching and heartfelt story of the challenges in getting along. Help Cody and May learn how to overcome their differences. Meet a diverse cast of strange and endearing characters. Join forces, and go on an adventure you’ll treasure – together!


Hazelight is an award-winning independent game development studio based in Stockholm, Sweden. Founded in 2014 by Josef Fares, film director and creator of the award-winning game Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, Hazelight is committed to pushing the creative boundaries of what is possible in games. In 2018, Hazelight released the BAFTA award-winning A Way Out, the first ever co-op only third person action-adventure, as part of the EA Originals program.

Available Achievements

It Took Two
50 XP
50 XP
Realize Your Art
50 XP
On Rails Experience
50 XP
Platforming Prodigy
50 XP

It Takes Two Editions

It Takes Two Ratings & Reviews

  • 93%
    Critics Recommend
  • 88
    Top Critic Average
  • Mighty
    OpenCritic Rating
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Game Rant
by Dalton Cooper
Hazelight Studios' It Takes Two is one of the best co-op gaming experiences there is and an absolute joy to play from start to finish.
by Robert Purchese
If you can ignore the story, It Takes Two has some of the best co-op gameplay in years.
by Tristan Ogilvie
9 / 10
It Takes Two is a beautiful, breakneck-paced, co-op adventure that's bubbling over with creativity.
Reviews provided by OpenCritic

It Takes Two System Requirements



OSWindows 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit
OSWindows 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit
ProcessorIntel Core i3-2100T or AMD FX 6100
ProcessorIntel Core i5 3570K or AMD Ryzen 3 1300x
Direct X11
Direct X11
GraphicsNvidia GeForce GTX 660 or AMD R7 260x
GraphicsNvidia GeForce GTX 980 or AMD R9 290X
Login Accounts Required
EA app
Languages Supported
  • AUDIO: English
  • TEXT: English, Italian, Spanish - Spain, Japanese, Chinese - Simplified, Chinese - Traditional, French, German, Korean, Polish, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian
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