Beyond Good and Evil is an activity experience game with components of puzzle-understanding and covertness based games. The player controls the hero, Jade, from a third-individual point of view. Jade can run, move covertly, bounce over snags and pits, ascend stepping stools, push or slam entryways and protests, and smooth herself against dividers. As Jade, the player examines various establishments looking for reality with regards to a battle with an outsider danger.
In the game’s inside spaces, the player explains riddles and advances past adversaries so as to arrive at regions containing photographic proof. Jade’s primary apparatuses are her Daï-jo battle staff (a skirmish weapon), plates for assaulting at range, and a camera. Jade’s wellbeing, spoken to by hearts, diminishes when hit by foe assaults. It very well may be reestablished utilizing anecdotal food things and can be expanded past the greatest with “Dad 1s” that, when held by Jade or her friends, builds their life check by one heart. In the event that Jade’s wellbeing is exhausted, the game will restart at the last checkpoint. Certain covertness fragments later in the game consequently murder Jade on the off chance that she is distinguished.
Now and again, it is just conceivable to progress in the game with the assistance of different characters. These characters are PC controlled, and players direct them through logical orders. For instance, the player can arrange them to play out a “super assault”, either beating the ground to ricochet adversaries into the air, permitting the player to hit them from significant distances, or thumping them cockeyed, making them powerless against assault. These partners have a wellbeing bar and are weakened on the off chance that it is exhausted. Jade can share a portion of her things, for example, PA-1s, with these characters.
Notwithstanding getting proof and finishing tasks, Jade’s camera can take pictures of creature species in return for cash, and sweep objects to uncover more data about the climate. When the “Gyrodisk Glove” is acquired, Jade can assault foes or enact gadgets from a separation by utilizing the camera interface. There are likewise different minigames and sub-missions offered by NPCs dissipated all through the world.
An air cushion vehicle is utilized to go far and wide, and furthermore utilized for hustling and in different minigames. Afterward, the spaceship Beluga is procured. The air cushion vehicle can moor with the spaceship. The two vehicles require overhauls so as to arrive at new territories and progress through the game. Overhauls are bought utilizing pearls that are gathered all through the game, by finishing missions, investigating territories, filling in the creature index or by exchanging credits for them. The vehicles have a lift capacity, and can be fixed utilizing a “Fix Pod” whenever harmed by foes.