Fireboy and Watergirl is a two-player game where the main characters of the game are fire and water. They must work together and overcome various problems and obstacles along the way to successfully beat each level. This game is unique in the matter of player control, because you can opt to control both characters at once. There are many levels, each offering a new set of challenges to work through.
Fireboy can easily move through the lava fields while Watergirl has the ability to easily move through water. For instance, if you wanted to collect bonuses that were only found in the lava, then you would want to use Fireboy to collect the bonus. If either one of your characters dies, then the level is over and you must start at the beginning of the level again. As you successfully complete each level you get rewarded as well as earn champion status. As tricky as each level may be, each level has been designed so that you can beat every single one as long as you Fireboy and Watergirl through the game correctly.
When you make it to the light castle, you will have to successfully guide the characters through various dangers as well as secret doors. You can easily do this by utilizing all of the tools provided, beating opponents, and avoiding every pitfall. This adventure tests your ability to unify and diversify your tasks.
There is also an ice castle, but do not think that this eliminates play for waterboy. It is here that Fireboy and Watergirl must really work together to complete the level, and Fireboy must wait patiently to oversee every outcome within the game. Each level will become a little more difficult, and you will meet new enemies with each new test. You will even find yourself feeling trapped from time to time, but it is wise to remember to check every corner to escape the challenge at hand.
Game play continues on with the crystal castle, and it is here that you can win even more bonus crystals. There will be plenty of lava challenges that Fireboy will easily pass as well as equal challenges for Watergirl. As long as you keep your cool, defeat your enemies, and successfully pass every test you will help the duo escape the dark and gloomy world that they are trapped in.
If you made it through all of the challenges that the castles had to offer, then you will enjoy the chance to traverse the magical and enchanted forest. You must successfully go through the mysteries and challenges on the map. As long as you play to the strengths of both characters you will easily deal with every task and obstacles along the way. You will know when you have won, because it is only then that the duo will make their way back to their own world once again.