Singled Out Review

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Posted: 4 months ago.

Author: Andy Robertson.

OverviewOverview

Singled Out is a spot the difference shooting game. Like the classic Guess Who game you have seconds to identify your target in a crowd. Make sure you only shoot the character matching the eyes, nose and mouth clues and you score points. The quicker you are the more points you get.

It's short and fun but also challenging. The goal is simply to beat your high score, climb the online leaderboards and last as long as you can. It's ideal for 5 minute breaks or parties (where everyone can work together and yell at the person playing).

There are 30 levels and a final boss. It offers three modes:
  • Family Friendly Mode: remove all references to violence and shooting for an experience better suited to younger players.
  • Practice Mode: disable the strict time limit to practice in a casual, stress-free environment.
  • Memory Mode: unlock this challenge mode to truly put your skills to the test.

DetailsDetails

Rating: PEGI 7+, ESRB EVERYONE 10+

Release Date: 03/07/2020

Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch and PC

Genres: Puzzle and Shooting

Developer: @crowbarska

CommitmentCommitment

Duration: It takes between 1 minute and 5 minutes to play a round of this game.
 
Players: This is a single player game.

CostsCosts

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

Age RatingsAge Ratings

Rated PEGI 7 for violence. ESRB EVERYONE 10+ for Fantasy Violence, Mild Blood.

The Family Friendly mode removes all blood and shooting for an experience suitable to younger players.

AccessibilityAccessibility

This game supports accessibility in the following ways:
  • Difficulty: Family Friendly Mode removes violence and shooting. The Practice Mode removes the time limit to reduce stress. There's also a harder Memory Mode that requires to retain clues after they have vanished.
  • Reading: A few instructions to read, with white pixel style text on dark background.
  • Controls: One stick and one button controls. It also supports single touch via touch screen or mouse. You can adjust controller sensitivity.
  • Image calibration: You can't disable screen shake but the visuals are bright and clear. You do need to distinguish relatively nuanced features on the characters to identify the right one.
  • Audio calibration: Control sound and music volume separately.
System Settings

Nintendo Switch has some built-in features, including a lockable zoom, that can be used on all games. Windows has extensive accessibility features. Some, like colour correction, work with games. Lots of accessibility software can be used with PC games, from voice recognition to input device emulators... read more about system accessibility settings.


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