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Thomas Was Alone

By Chris Morris, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Completely charming -- and funny -- puzzle game.

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Is It Any Good?

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THOMAS WAS ALONE isn't a graphical powerhouse, but it packs an emotional wallop. With its deceptively simple appearance, the game has soul -- delivered through a wonderful narration. Make no mistake: Although the gameplay is good, it's the story that will keep you playing. Against all odds, you'll come to care about these rectangles and squares and the relationships they forge. The emotions that are a part of this story are among the most believable in any game. It is truly a remarkable feat of writing.

There aren't many games like this -- so when you get the chance, grab it and savor what good game elements and great storytelling can create.

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