Welcome to this complete walkthrough of the Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons game, played on the Xbox 360 version, but our walkthrough is still valid for the other PS3, PS4 or Xbox One versions.
In this solution you will also find instructions on how to unlock all the game achievements / trophies in box of this color.
After the opening movie, hold down the and buttons to make interact the two brothers with the handcart, and using the analog sticks, move it along the path trying to well coordinate their movements.
Arrived at the wooden platform leave the cart here and continue along the path that lies beyond the flower bush at the bottom of the screen (see the picture below), follow it up to the pile of rocks near the water, where interacting with the stones can be unlocked the Take a Break achievement / trophy.
Now return to the platform and with the Big brother pull the lever, move the handcart on the second wooden platform, then bring the two brothers under the rock with the ladder. Take advantage of cooperation of the two so that the older can help the other brother to climb.
With the Little brother lower the rope to allow the Big brother to go up, once at the top with both the siblings act on the cranks to raise the platform with the cart.
Move the cart from the platform to start a movie.
After the cutscene, exit the doctor’s house and continue until you reach the bridge, but here a guy will block the passage and you will be forced to find another way.
Slide down the slope that leads near the water and here from the cutscene you will understand that Little brother cannot swim and is afraid of water.
Keep the button pressed to cling the younger brother to the back of the older one, swim passing under the bridge to reach the other side, here climb up the roots and continue straight on towards the protruding rocks.
Reach the wall, go up on it and move to the left until you arrive to a roof from which to slide down.
Go up on the big barrels and after climbing the rope ladder continue to move the brothers in balance on the rooftops until they slide to the ground.
Here you will be thwarted again by the guy from before who will block the wooden gate, so let the younger brother pass through the iron bars and use the crank to free the dog.
Now the boys can continue without further disturbances to the left until they reach a sleeping person near the waterfall.
Wake him to bring down the bridge walkway and cross it to end this prologue.
During Chapter 1 of Brothers: A Tale Of Two Sons it will be possible to unlock 3 achievements / trophies, in addition you will also have to perform an action that will allow you to unlock an achievement / trophy in a subsequent chapter, continue reading our solution and you will not have problems.
Continue along the road until the brothers meet a little girl playing with a ball. With one of the guys grab the ball and throw it into the nearby well to unlock the Wishing Well achievement / trophy.
Continue until you come to a wooden gate, use the cooperation of the two brothers to open it, advance until you encounter a rabid dog that stands in your way.
At this point pressing or (depending on which brother you want to use first) distract the animal, allowing the other to pass without being attacked by the dog.
Having overcome the danger advance and climb the roots to overcome the ledge near the small waterfall.
Later you will have to use the brothers’ cooperation to overcome another ledge, and finally climb a wall by clinging to the protruding rocks.
At the top, you will notice on the right just next to a wooden bench a cage on which you will have to let the younger brother interact to free the bird inside (this gesture will allow you to unlock a new achievement later in the story).
Now enter the wheel-shaped mechanism with the younger brother and by making him walk inside he will lower the bridge, thus allowing the older brother to cross it.
Grab a sheep and put her in the wheel, so that the sheep continuing to walk keep down the bridge and allow the two brothers to continue together.
Before continuing the journey, however, take another sheep and proceeding to the left of the house with a thatched roof carry her into the space where are some bunnies.
In this area there is an extinguished bonfire, dump on it the sheep to unlock the Black Sheep achievement / trophy, then with the Little brother take the only white bunny and drop him on the ash to unlock also the Bunny Buddies achievement / trophy.
Return to the bridge lowered earlier, continue until the brothers meet a Troll and after the short cutscene follow him (he will help the boys to overcome various areas that are impossible to reach).
After he launched the brothers in the area where there is a bench, wait that the troll reaches the boys to let they cling to the wooden beam above his house.
Advance until they can, wait that the troll reach the brothers to use him like a walkway, continue climbing the roots, cling on the overlying rock and while the boys are hanging, expect that he comes again to help they to continue.
Arrived on the other side, expect that the troll reaches the guys to launch them in the area with the roots, climb the roots and with a leap hang on the overlying rock, then continue until they reach the top.
Here the troll will grab the two siblings, then he will leap into a cave, swim to reach the other side and enter a tunnel to complete the chapter 1.
In chapter 2 of Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons video game are not unlocked achievements / trophies.
Walk up to a closed gate, use the Little brother, let him pass through the bars and interact with the crank to raise the gate.
Continue until they reach a large water wheel.
Press and hold down the and buttons to interact with the wheel and allow the two brothers to overcome the obstacle.
When they reach the turning gears near a flight of stairs, climb the stairs.
Look for a big iron pole with which the boys will can block these gears.
Grab the pole with both brothers, there’s need of a bit of maneuvering in forward and reverse to better orientate it between the various obstacles, reach the gears and block them.
Now is possible to cross the canal walking balanced on the footbridge created by the blocked mechanism.
Walk until they reach a big lever on which the brothers must interact, move it on the two switches that will actuate two projections that will form a bridge.
Cross the bridge and continue until they reach another big water wheel.
Here bring the brothers under the rock with a ladder and use the cooperation of the two so that Big brother can help the other to rise.
Once at the top, with Little brother walk on the stairs and climb the wall near the wheel, holding the button jump on the chain to block the water flow and stop the water wheel movement, allowing Big brother to climb the wheel and reach the other boy.
Move on until they meet another big lever.
Interact with the two brothers to push it forward and thus activate the chains movement.
Cling by pressing and holding the and buttons to bring the two brothers to the next area.
Here help the younger brother to climb, make it interact with the crank and rotate the :rstick: to keep open the passage and allow the older brother attached on the chain to continue.
As soon as the older brother has passed, run with the other child in direction of the other crank and turn it on.
Now expect that Big brother arrives in the next area to help the younger to continue, hold down the button to cling the chain and move the lever to allow Little brother to overcome the precipice.
Continue holding on again Big brother on a chain with the button, while with the other boy get ready to activate a new crank.
When the older brother will be safe, interact with the nearby lever and move the mechanism with the chain towards his younger brother, grab the chain with and use the other sibling to reunite them.
Advance until they reach some roots to climb, ascend the protruding handles and finally to an iron girder to overcome an abyss and reach the other side.
Advance scaling a new obstacle and after a couple of acrobatic jumps reach a zip line, press and hold down the and buttons, so that the two brothers remain grasped to the handlebars during the descent.
Once you get off, advance quickly on the shaky path before everything collapses, they will be safe when will start a cutscene in which a female troll locked in a cage asks help to the brothers.
With Little brother go into the area where is the keeper troll, let him pass through the gate, be careful of not step on the bones on the path to avoid waking the guard and steal the key.
Bring the key to the cage to open the lock, use the older brother to interact with the lever that opens the cage door and free the female troll.
After this action the keeper troll will wake up and you must imprison him in some way, so use the older brother to pull the lever down and hold open the cage door, while with the younger attract the keeper in the cage.
Once trapped, the female troll will return hooking up a chain to a pin that the two brothers will have to climb. At the top follow the troll and when she got on the elevator go down the stairs on the left and interact with the large lever.
Push it forward and then turn right to the end position to allow the troll to overcome the abyss, then report the lever back and push all the way down on the other track so that the brothers can use the elevator as a bridge.
Go up the stairs on the left and reach our friend troll, after the cutscene you will face a very angry bad troll.
Use Little brother to lure the enemy, let’s him slam against the structure located under the torches in order to break the chains that keep the trapdoor on the floor closed. Repeat until all the chains will be broken, then use Big brother to pull the lever down and open the hatch while the other brother attract the bad troll in the hole.
At this point the troll will be clinging to the edge of the hole, so you’ll need to use both guys on the opponent’s hands to drop him under.
Now approach the hands of the friendly troll to make him raise the boys and once greeted the friends continue along the road to end this chapter 2.
Continue our walkthrough of Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons game with the Chapter 3 guide, in which 1 achievement / trophy can be unlocked.
After the cutscene you will find the brothers at night in a woods populated by wolves.
Shake the torch in the older brother hand to keep them away and continue to the right while holding the two boys closer.
When they’re safe Big brother will throw the torch.
Move to the right and interact with the younger brother on the statue here present to unlock the Falling Star achievement / trophy.
Continue until you get close to the house below.
Use the bell or knock on the door to wake up the guardian.
When he has gone out the door, talk to him with the older brother to get directions on the way to go and to have the gate open.
Just crossed the gate there will be a short movie in which a wolf tries to attack the brothers and force them to jump into the water. At this point press with the younger boy to hold on the back of the other brother and keep him from drowning.
When the current will take the siblings in a safe place, advance walking in balance on the trunk to reach the other side.
Here continue down the path.
Arrived near a tree climb up on its branch to advance.
When Little brother will jump on the adjacent outcropping rock he will fall into the water, quickly followed by the other boy.
Here the current will separate the two brothers that will be at the water mercy.
After a short movie you’ll be back at the controls of the two guys
Press and hold the button to cling the branch with the younger brother and do the same thing with the other brother holding down to hold up the branch.
Now in this strange situation move the older brother to the left, and with Little brother move up or down to avoid being caught by the evil trunks.
Once arrived at the predetermined point will start a short movie in which an evil trunk will grasp the branch, causing the fall of the younger brother into the water below.
Swim with Big brother to reach and bring him to the shore.
Continue until you reach the hand of the giant woman, probably the mother’s boys.
After the cutscene, interact with the woman’s face to make her remove the hand from the father.
Examine the lying man to start a new cutscene and to conclude this chapter 3
In chapter 4 of the Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons game can be unlocked 3 achievements / trophies, read walkthrough to find out how.
Advance until you reach a crossroads and get ready to unlock one of the most touching achievement / trophy of the game.
Turn right and reach the man who is going to hang himself to save it, use Big brother to support him while the other brother climb the tree and untie the rope.
Now passing behind the tree go down along the small steep path to reach the burned house.
Climb up on the beams and recover the carillon.
Then bring the music box to the man to give him some comfort and unlock the Sad Tune achievement.
After the short movie go back to the crossroad and continue until the boys reach a windmill, here use Little brother to pass through the bars and let’s get him under the blades.
When the windmill blades will be in the right place press and hold down the button to allow the boy to hook on the edges.
Now wait that the first mill blades are aligned with those of the adjacent mill then jump to cling to the ledges of this last.
Once down, move the younger brother through the bars and draw near to the crank, now with his older brother pull the lever on the opposite side to lift the middle of the bridge. Now that the bridge is up, turn the crank with the little one to reveal another bridge section.
Release the lever to make the two bridge halves fit together and thus allow the boys to reunite.
Advance until starts a new cutscene.
After the scene go down the path that leads to a fence with Ibex
Use the brothers collaboration to open the fence and press and hold and button to mount on the animals that will help the boys to reach the next destination.
In fact, thanks to the Ibex acrobatic skills, the siblings are able to climb a steep path impossible to reach on foot.
At the top the boys meet an eccentric scientist that will launch a metal gear Pick up the gear holding down the or button according to the brother used and head to the left.
To overcome the first obstacle advance one boys and then leave the button to launch the gear on the other side.
Passed all the obstacles fix the gear in its place and using the two brothers rotate the cranks to activate the mechanism for raising the platform on which the scientist stands.
Continue to follow the scientist, but before go up the stairs on the left, here there is a kind of organ that if played in the right way will unlock a new achievement / trophy.
The mechanism works in this way, the actuated crank generates air while the lever allows to move the large metal trumpet on various holes adjusting the tonality.
Use Big brother to interact with the lever while the younger brother activate the crank and seek the right note to play, that is on the third hole from the right.
Once the big trumpet is positioned correctly you will unlock the Windpipe achievement / trophy.
Move toward the scientist and interact with him
Go down the stairs on the right to reach the flying machine but first remember to interact with the spyglass here.
In fact, if you lower the view and look to the right will notice a little bird laid on a branch.
Zoom on him to unlock the achievement Love Birds, because immediately after will come a second bird, just the one that you freed from the cage in the Chapter 1.
After admiring the romantic scene of the two little lovebirds, draw near to the flying machine and interact on it pressing and holding the and buttons to push and then to remain suspended during the flight.
During the flight move the brothers to the right or to the left to bend and to avoid colliding against the adjacent rocky walls.
Towards the end of the journey the flying machine will damaged forcing the brothers to a hard landing, and after the movie, the boys will tied together by a rope to face the next challenge.
Approach the wall and while holding the and buttons climb the roots here, then with a leap cling a brother to a ledge located above while the other let go his grip and sway until he reach the next ledge. Continue using this new climbing technique, taking care to not confuse the button to release, and reach the top on the other side.
At the top continue climbing the big door of a gate and advance to the right
Arrived near the large stone statues use the technique experienced before, and swinging the brothers in turn, cling the handles near the statues arms until you reach the last statue from which they can get down
Now continue clinging to the protrusions of the big door. Once at the top go to the left, pass on the wooden beam and then start a new escalation on another wall.
Arrived on the top, walk on a shaky floor.
Reach the big wooden stairs and go out the window.
Climb leaping like before the wall, then hanging on the beam advance to the left and with a last swing finish this climb and watch a new cutscene.
Enter the big door and reach the poor animal locked in a small cage. Use the younger brother to free it, go up the stack of books on the left next the candle.
Overcome the bars of another cage and reach the ledges near the wall, use the button to climb, after that remaining suspended move to the left. At the end of the beam go down for a moment leaving and keep on the ledge below. Now with a leap reach the handle on the left.
Since the younger brother alone will not able to free the little griffin from the cage, move Big brother under the younger.
The older with a jump grab his brother’s legs, freeing finally the poor pet.
Now interact with the griffin to start a new cutscene, then go past the wooden bridge to end this chapter 4.
Read on our Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons game walkthrough and you will also find out how can be unlocked 1 achievement / trophy.
Advance until a short cinematic starts showing what awaits you along the way.
Move down the path until the arm of a giant not obstruct the way.
Interact with the two brothers on the arrow stuck in the giant’s arm to move it and continue until they will end in a small river. Cling the younger brother on the back of Big brother and swim to reach the shore,
Move to the right and bring the two brothers under the rock with the ladder. Take advantage of the cooperation of the two so that the older brother can help the other to rise.
Once the younger brother is at the top, move he on the left towards the tree with the long branch and cling to it, while with Big brother go below the branch. Now moving Little brother to the tip of the branch will lower it with his weight, allowing the other boy to cling and then go up.
Later the body of a giant block the path.
Move the two brothers on the adjacent rock to make them jump on the big arrow that will drop under the giant freeing the passage.
Advance down the path until they slide into a low stream blood stained and continue until the leg of a giant not prevent the brothers from continuing.
At this point climb the rocks on the left and passing hovering above an ax reach the arrow stuck in the giant’s arm and interact and push it forward.
After this action overcome the giant just mutilated and advance on the path on the left until another giant not prevent they from continuing. Move forward on the left walking balanced on an old trunk and then move to the right to reach a giant horn.
Use the older brother to play it and so unlock the Call of the giants achievement / trophy.
Now let’s go back and reach the big crossbow on the other side, interact with the two brothers to arm it.
After use Big brother to pull the lever that will shoot the arrow and will hit the giant thus freeing the passage.
Return to the main path and move forward following the only road available. After that they passed behind the waterfall of blood will start a short cutscene.
Continue until the boys slide into the water and climb the rocks on the left to start a new movie.
Continue walking balanced on the stone columns and reach the other side. Go down using the path on the right and draw near to the column where is represented the strange design.
Before interacting with the drawn figure, cover again the two brothers with blood moving them under the drains. When the two siblings have imitated the drawn figure on the column, go up the stairs on the left and move forward among the strange people and reach the tied girl.
Once the girl is free, run to the right to escape from the savages and complete this chapter 5.
In chapter 6 of the Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons game can be unlocked 3 achievements / trophies.
Follow the girl down the long wooden staircase and after a brief discussion with her, go up on the boat. Use the analog sticks to row and go out of the cave.
Once outside on the right you will notice a cascade of red blood, paddle to reach it and enter the narrow opening on the left to get into a cave and unlock the achievement / trophy Behind the Curtain.
Continue out of the cave and paddle until a cutscene will show the next obstacle to overcome.
There are some whales that jumping out from the water might hit the boat.
Then advance cautiously and study well the moves of these animals to avoid them.
Once on the mainland follow the girl and at a certain point on the way you will meet a large sea turtle.
Here move the two brothers in a space on the right to come across three baby turtles that need their help.
The two brothers need to cooperate to reach the turtle lying on the ledge above and push it down. Now drag the other two small turtles until they slip into the water, and when you have helped them all, will unlock the Turtle Soup achievement / trophy.
After having greeted the large turtle, continue the journey clinging to the protruding rocks to scale a wall, once at the top follow the girl until she stops near a tree.
At this point to go ahead the boys should find a tool to saw the tree.
Move forward with the two brothers to see a little later a saw stuck in another tree.
Before recover it, continue along the way, until the brothers reach a bench on which interact with them to unlock the Whale Song achievement / trophy.
Now go back to the tree with the saw and interact with the brothers to release the tool, then move the saw near the tree where awaits the girl and cut it down to create a walkway that will allow to reach the other side.
Advance always after the girl, when they reach the area with many snowmen search for a huge catapult, interact with the two brothers to push it down and release the war machine from the ice that covered it.
At this point use the older brother to pull the lever and launch the girl on the wall, do the same thing with his younger brother, then interact with Little brother on the near crank to lower the bridge and thus allow the greatest to enter.
Walk a few steps to watch the passing of an invisible yeti, anyway for the moment the group don’t have to worry about him. Arriving at the end of the road move Big brother to the hook on the wall and with a leap cling him at the wooden scaffolding to reach the other side and his younger brother.
After that the girl will open the wooden gate, the boys have to hide behind the snowmen here present holding the and buttons to avoid being detected by the passage of the invisible yeti.
When it will moved away advance where the siblings can, then expect that the girl move the lift towards them and pressing and holding the and buttons hang up on the iron bar.
Past the obstacle, interact again with the snowmen to hide by the sight of the invisible yeti and when it will be out of the way, follow the girl to the door of a house to start a short cutscene.
Push the levers forward to escape from the clutches of the yeti, avoiding obstacles on the bridge. Once in safe, will start a new movie and you will have finished this Chapter 6
Continue our walkthrough of the Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons game with the Chapter 7 walkthrough.
With the brothers follow the girl before outside and after inside a narrow tunnel until will start a cutscene that will show her true nature.
When you’ll be back at the controls of the two brothers, move the analog sticks left and right to free the boys from the clutches of the shape-shifter.
Once free, use the younger brother remained in the web ball to hit the spider girl, so that she will reversed and use the older brother to snatch one of the legs of the shape-shifter.
Every time the spider girl will jump up, move the older brother keeping it away from her shadow to avoid being hit.
Continue as before removing all the arts of the shape-shifter, until will start a new cutscene.
Advance with the brothers until will start another cutscene.
Then move forward with the younger brother on the only path available to climb the big tree up to reach the top where he will find the Water of Life, that will serve to cure his sick father.
Use the hole shown in the video to return to the base of the tree.
A new cutscene will show us unfortunately the death of the older brother, hit earlier in the abdomen during the fight with the shape-shifter.
After this touching movie, drag the body of the dead boy in the grave, then close the tomb acting on the four mounds of earth, then a new cutscene will show the arrival of a griffin that will help Little brother to return at his village, concluding this sad chapter 7.
With this solution of the Epilogue ends our Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons walkthrough.
The griffin will leave the boy on a sort of island, then go ahead jumping on the rocks, cross the trunk, and then climb a protruding rock and jump up.
Cross a new trunk and then down the two large steps on the right and slide toward the beach.
Now there would be a stretch to swim across, but as we know the water scares Little brother.
Will start a cutscene where the mother’s ghost will seek to encourage the boy.
If we try to enter the water the boy will still be scared, then press and hold down the button to make sure that the spirit of his older brother encourage the younger, allowing him to overcome this obstacle.
Now follow the road until he get to the platform with the lever used by the boys in the Prologue, and interact with the big lever pressing again also the button to get help from Big brother.
On the other side, reach the rock with the ladder and interact to climb it, then arrive at the doctor’s house, where a cutscene will start.
At the end follow the road to go home and reach the father, now cured, contemplating the graves of his loved ones to end this Epilogue and theBrothers: A Tale of Two Sons game :cry: .