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Transfiguring Adoption awarded this game 3 Hoots out of 5 based on how useful it will be for a foster/adoptive family. [Learn more about our Hoot grading system here]


Game Info:

    • Rating: T
    • Genre: Role-playing
    • Platform(s): Nintendo Switch
    • Studio: Square Enix

From the Cover of Bravely Default II by Square Enix:

Bravely Default II is set in a new world from prior games, on a continent named Excillant, divided into five different kingdoms. The game follows four main characters; a young sailor named Seth, a refugee princess named Gloria, a traveling scholar named Elvis, and a mercenary named Adelle. The four main characters set off across the continent to retrieve the crystals of the four elements in order to fight the ultimate evil that is threatening their world. 



About the Author: Star Simon

Star Simon is an avid gamer with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University. An adopted child themself, they worked from 2013-2014 as a residential counselor at a group home for at-risk teenage boys, and has continued to volunteer with the program in the years since. When they aren’t volunteering and fundraising for charity, they enjoy jogging, cosplaying, and spending time with their plethora of pets. 


**Transfiguring Adoption is a nonprofit organization seeking to nurture growth in foster and adoptive families by giving a HOOT about their families. Transfiguring Adoption does not intend for its reviewers nor its review to be professional, medical or legal advice. These reviews and discussion guides are intended to help parents to better be able to connect and understand their children who come from traumatic backgrounds.


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Bravely Default 2 – Discussion Guide

Discussion Guide:

    1.  Which job was your favorite to play on your character? Why?
      Caregiver Note: Throughout the game, you can unlock different jobs or classes that you can assign to the characters in the party. Generally speaking, there are certain classes that speak to different personalities and can relate to trauma. For instance, if your child preferred the White Mage or Spiritmaster jobs, those are both Healing classes and might speak to a desire to look after others. Or if they enjoy the Vanguard or Bastion jobs, those are Tank classes and they may see themselves as needing to be a protector. They may not have a deeper reason for enjoying a specific job, but it could potentially unlock further discussions about different traits that they project onto their…

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About the Author: Star Simon

Star Simon is an avid gamer with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University. An adopted child themself, they worked from 2013-2014 as a residential counselor at a group home for at-risk teenage boys, and has continued to volunteer with the program in the years since. When they aren’t volunteering and fundraising for charity, they enjoy jogging, cosplaying, and spending time with their plethora of pets. 


**Transfiguring Adoption is a nonprofit organization seeking to nurture growth in foster and adoptive families by giving a HOOT about their families. Transfiguring Adoption does not intend for its reviewers nor its review to be professional, medical or legal advice. These reviews and discussion guides are intended to help parents to better be able to connect and understand their children who come from traumatic backgrounds.

 

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