"Because I said so."
It's a perennial parental favorite, capable of answering "Why?" without really answering "Why?" Broken Age's lead duo Vella and Shay may be separated by space and time but they're united by their inability to accept that classic deflection as an answer.
That tendency to challenge "Because I said so" is the catalyst for Broken Age, Double Fine's lovely, funny new adventure.
Well. Half an adventure. But we'll get to that.