Close search results

First Class Trouble Review

Play YouTube video
Like    

Posted: 6 months ago.

Author: @GeekDadGamer and Jo Robertson.

OverviewOverview

First Class Trouble is a survival puzzle game where six players must work together and against each other to survive a disaster. It's a social deduction game, like Among Us, so the real trick to surviving is working out which players are robot Personoids.

Of the six players working together to shut down the rogue A.I. on a failing luxury space cruise-liner, two are on the side of the A.I. Which ever side you are on you explore the ship, performing tasks and interacting with other players.

The goal for the humans is to shut down the Central Artificial Intelligence Network. The goal for the traitor players is to stop the humans doing this without being discovered. As this unfolds, players collect information about each other to deduce who to trust and who to avoid. Collaborations, pacts and double-crossing abound as you work with your fellow residents to eliminate the suspected Personoids.

As you explore the ship there are new ways to eliminate both friend and foe in each level. Environmental hazards such as fires, bad wiring and poorly hanging chandeliers can all be used to get rid of your fellow passengers when you find it convenient.

It's a game about talking as much as violence. The social deduction is enhanced with interactions through in-game proximity based voice chat where only those nearby can hear what's being said. There's also in-game text chat or just responding with emotes.

Currently in early access on PC, coming to PlayStation, Xbox and Switch soon.

DetailsGame Details

Expected Content Rating: PEGI 12

Release Date: 08/04/2021

Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch and Xbox One

Genres: Puzzle, Role-Playing and Simulation

Developer: Invisible 0 walls (@Invisible0walls)

CommitmentCommitment

Duration: It takes between 5 minutes and 15 minutes to play a round of this game.
 
Players: You can play this with 6 players online.

CostsCosts

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

You need to purchase a PlayStation Plus subscription to play online with PlayStation 4.

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

This game has not yet been rated, but we anticipate it is likely to be rated PEGI 12.
 
Users Interact: The game enables players to interact and communicate with each other, so may expose players to language usually associated with older rated games.

Account Rating

You need Nintendo Online (must be 18 to purchase, but can be any age to use) to play online with Nintendo Switch.
 
You need PlayStation Plus (must be 18 to subscribe, then create sub-accounts for younger players who need be set as 13 or older) to play online with PlayStation 4.
 
You need Xbox Live Gold (must be 18 to subscribe, then configure family accounts for younger players) to play online with Xbox One.

AccessibilityAccessibility

We haven't documented accessibility features for this game yet. Our First Class Trouble Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features. Tweet the developer (@Invisible0walls) to let them know about our Accessibility Questionnaire.

Content devider

Games Like First Class Trouble

Our experts have hand-picked the following similar games for you. These offer a similar way to play to First Class Trouble or are games with a similar theme or topic. These are good alternative games to First Class Trouble, or are a younger rated alternative for players not ready for PEGI 12 or ESRB EVERYONE 10+ games.

Content devider


Image of the cover of the hardback edition of the Taming Gaming book  by Andy Robertson Image 311 Thank you for using our resource, supported by AskAboutGames, ParentZone and PlayAbility Initiative. We are editorially independent, written by parents for parents, but welcome sponsorship, partnership and suggestions. Email our editor for details on these opportunities.

The information on this database is designed to support and complement the in-depth discussion and advice about video game "addiction", violence, spending and online safety in the Taming Gaming book. If you have any concerns or questions in these areas, email our editor who is quick to respond or can arrange for a one-to-one conversation.

YouTube | Facebook | Twitter | Discord | Contact | Help