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Walking Dead for dyslexic players?

posted by Jodie M on - last edited - Viewed by 2.4K users
Hi :)

I've played both Episode 1 and 2, and they are incredible. They're so incredible infact, I want my little brother to play them, but the problem is he's dyslexic. :( So I was wondering if there was a way to disable or slow down the timer on certain dialog options so he has a chance to read them before choosing. He'll be playing them on the PC.

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    Vainamoinen Moderator
    "Little" brother? Be advised that 17 is the absolute minimum age your sibling should play this game!

    There's no way to slow down or deactivate the timer as a feature in-game. There are, however, less timed events in episode 2 than in the first.
  • Yeah.. As said above there is no way to slow it down. I'd suggest just helping your brother through it.
  • on xbox you can hit the center button to pause during the decisions so you can look over the choices
  • No, I "like" Carley! I didn't say "kill" Carley! OH GOD, WHY?
  • I once knew an agnostic insomniac with dyslexia, he would lie awake all night wondering if there really was a dog.:D
  • This is an old thread, but I'd like to stress that, if at all possible, this would be a feature that is really appreciated. I know that the time constraint of choices is part of the experience, but surely TellTaleGames didn't mean for the player to not be able to read only 2 of the 3 or 4 options. My girlfriend is dyslexic, and very often cannot read all the options in time.

  • I'm dyslexic and never had difficulty reading the options.
    Different degrees of it, I guess.

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    FreddeN93 BANNED

    I think the fuse on dialogues makes it more authentic. If we get a question and have no clue how to answer it the person usually would comment that with another question.

  • I don't get it why would you want your younger sibling to play a M rated game? Do your parents know your plans? Or are you the dyslexic one and your to ashamed to say? If not just play a family oriented game with him, actually go outside and play for an hour trust me he'll enjoy that more than any video game.

  • In reply to Vainamoinen

    "Little" brother? Be advised that 17 is the absolute minimum age your sibling should play this game! link

    Should also be under avisment that so long as a child under that age of 17 is with an adult or has adult supervision its fine thats how it is every where :D

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