Posted: 2 years ago, last updated 4 weeks ago.
It’s challenging because you have to trust and rely on other players, particularly when you start your go, as a baby. It’s a game that forces you to choose carefully how you spend your limited life and what to do with the resources and friendships in the game.
There are two versions:
- One Hour One Life original game on the PC and Mac that is supported by the game's creator. This is the game that is best supported.
- You Are Hope version created by other developers available on iOS and Android.
You can play this game in the following styles:
One Hour, One Life is not available in stores or on console so has no PEGI or ESRB rating. The You Are Hope version of the game is rated PEGI 7+ with implied violence. In the US the ESRB rating You Are Hope EVERYONE 10+ with fantasy violence and mild blood. Because this is a game you play with other people, swear words and other language may be encountered.
9+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. You need to be able to cope with starting the game helpless and find ways to communicate with other players using single letters. As you grow you need collaborative skills to work with others and make plans on how to develop your community. You also need to be able to cope with losing everything after an hour and starting again.
One Hour One Life
The main One Hour One Life game is a fixed single cost to play. However, the third party You Are Hope version on iOS is free-to-start and soon has in-app purchases to access servers and additional features.
We haven't documented accessibility features for this game yet. Our One Hour One Life Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features. Tweet the developer (@JasonRohrer) to let them know about our Accessibility Questionnaire.
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