Close search results

One Person Story Review

Play YouTube video

Posted: 19 months ago, last updated 5 months ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer, Rich Adams and Jo Robertson.

OverviewOverview

This is a simple puzzle game played by pressing a single button to help a bouncing ball through a maze. It's voiced with a narrative about life's difficulties and challenges. It starts simply but gets more difficult as you have to open and close doors, trigger spikes and collect items.

Sometimes there is pain, like when our little hero crushes on spikes. But friends always help and open the doors that stop us – so we can keep moving on. Thinking hard always offers solutions to our problems.

The metaphor is a little forced at times, but for younger players this is actually a novel way to raise questions about civility, challenge and perseverance. The game itself is enough fun (and frustration) to be played to the end of the 100 levels.

DetailsGame Details

Content Rating: PEGI 3

Skill Rating: 7-11 year-olds

Release Date: 23/08/2018

Platforms: PC and Switch

Genres: Narrative and Puzzle

Accessibility: 17 features

Developer: Lampogolovii (@Lampogolovii)

ListsLists

CommitmentCommitment

Players: This is a single player game.

CostsCosts

One Person Story usually costs £2.69.
 

One Person Story

Switch Store Switch £2.69
 
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

This game has been rated PEGI 3.

Skill Rating

7-11 year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game.

AccessibilityAccessibility

There is no difficulty setting but the game starts very easily. There is a timing pressure to be able to proceed although trial and error are also possible. There is the occasional text that is also voiced. The text is clear to read and of a good size.
 
Our One Person Story Accessibility Report documents 17 accessibility features:

Content devider

Games Like One Person Story

Our experts have hand-picked the following similar games for you. These offer a similar way to play to One Person Story or are games with a similar theme or topic. These are good alternative games to One Person Story.

Content devider
Taming Gaming Book Written by parents for parents, the database complements the in-depth discussion about video game addiction, violence, spending and online safety in the Taming Gaming book. We are an editorially independent, free resource without adverts that is supported by partnerships.

Subscribe to our free newsletter

Subscribe
PlayStation
Carina Initiatives
YouTube
Facebook
Twitter
Discord
Contact Us
About