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Thomas Was Alone
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Release Date (US):
April 23rd, 2013
Release Date (UK):
April 24th, 2013
Online Players:
Bossa Studios, Curve Studios
Mike Bithell
E [Everyone]
PSU Rank:
0 of 1166 Games
PSU Rank on PSN:
0 of 0 Games
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Also available on PC and Mac.

About Thomas Was Alone

Designed by Mike Bithell, Thomas Was Alone is an indie platform/puzzler where gamers control rogue Artificial Intelligence figures as they attempt to escape from the trappings of a computer-based world. Each A.I. has a unique personality and abilities, and must overcome various puzzles in order to proceed to the next stage.



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A short but sweet addictive platformer and puzzler, don't be put off by the simplistic graphics.

We like

  • Great puzzles
  • Engaging story
  • Award-winning commentary and music

We dislike

  • Overly simplistic graphics may dampen initial impressions
  • Quick to finish
  • Unimaginative Trophies

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Have you ever felt that you don't fit in ? Or have you felt that some days the world just seems wrong and all you want to do is escape ? Well if you have then you've a lot in common with the world of Thomas Was Alone, the new PlayStation platforming game from Mike Bithell. Thomas Was Alone tells the story of an Artificial Intelligence (AI) called - unsurprisingly - Thomas who due to a programming glitch has developed indepe...

Thomas Was Alone News

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    Indie hit Thomas Was Alone has shifted 700,000 units since its launch, creator Mike Bithell has announced. Bithell revealed to Joystiq that the figure represents sales across all platforms, but does not include those given away free to gamers via Sony’s PlayStation Plus service. Original...

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