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7.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 176 ratings
  1. 10 (7)
  2. 9 (32)
  3. 8 (80)
  4. 7 (39)
  5. 6 (4)
  6. 5 (7)
  7. 4 (4)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (0)

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  • User Rating 7

    Almost all of the stuffed animals are invited to the tea party

    Rated on March 07, 2013 by Rotondi

    I bet you can still remember some of the faces of the shleps you grew up with. But who knows, maybe your story is different. Maybe you were raised by wolves or were locked in the basement until you ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    The perfect blend of art, sound, gameplay, and narrative make this game a puzzle-platformer that should not be ignored.

    Rated on May 07, 2013 by abnergoinbig

    Thomas Was Alone isn't just a game about blocks that can jump. It's a truly unique take on what a puzzle-platformer can be when blended together with art, sound, gameplay, and a narrative that grabs t...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A quirky world with even more quirky characters.

    Rated on May 22, 2013 by KA1_

    Thomas was alone is a game that grabs your heart and makes you fall in love with simple ideas and simple shapes with anything but personalities. Thomas is a a small red rectangle that you will be ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4

    Thomas Was Alone is simplistic rather than simple.

    Rated on May 27, 2013 by LoG-Sacrament

    Before I start, I have to establish a couple things. A simple game is one that wastes no effort on superfluous aspects and still manages to be a fulfilling game. Simple games are efficient, elegant, a...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Never have I cared so much about the lives of rectangles

    Rated on June 04, 2013 by GaudyMarrko

    Right off the bat I'm going to say that the overall game play for this game is kind of forgettable and bland. It's a puzzle plat-former so games like N+ and Limbo stick out as being better in terms of...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Great idea, just a tad too short

    Rated on June 05, 2013 by Dollar75

    It seems that the Vita is quickly becoming the place for Indie game developers. Quick and cheap games are becoming quite popular. The latest of these games to appeal to me was Thomas Was Alone. It ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Thomas Was Alone is a landmark title in video game storytelling, despite suffering from a number of design problems.

    Rated on August 02, 2013 by AK_the_Twilight

    As famously stated in William Shakespeare's As You Like It, "all the world's a stage." We are all characters in a magical and drama-filled production called life. Our experiences, as good or as bad as...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    A simple but engaging title, Thomas Was Alone proves fancy graphics do not make a great story shine.

    Rated on August 15, 2013 by danny_dm_moore

    Thomas Was Alone is an interesting title, even in the realm of indie gaming and the myriad of strange and entertaining games that is produced there. It is a platformer with an engaging story to tell, ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4

    The narration is interesting, but doesn't hide the fact the game is simplistic and bland

    Rated on August 19, 2013 by Ignition_jammy

    Thomas Was Alone is a puzzle platformer involving a group of various quadrilaterals each with different properties and jumping ability. The graphics are simplistic, the game-play can vary and the stor...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    A short but simple puzzle-platformer that's worth playing

    Rated on August 30, 2013 by benleslie5

    For an Indie game I was quite impressed how good Thomas Was Alone for a game which was on PC/Steam to begin with and then getting a release on PS3 and PS Vita a few months later. For a puzzle-platform...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.