Ronja Räubertochter is an adventure game aimed at children based on Astrid Lindgren's novel Ronia the Robber's Daughter. The story of the game follows the book and the player takes the roles of the friends Sonia and Birk which are the kids of the heads of two warring brigand bands.
The gameplay is similar to other adventure games: The player searches the surroundings, picks objects up and uses them to solve puzzles, e.g. finding a key to a chest or distract people in their way. There is also a lot conversation in multiple choice. The game is completely played with the mouse and is divided into several chapters where the controlled protagonist changes.