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Old Man’s Journey

Rating Summary

Based on 33 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

75

Top Critic Average

69%

Critics Recommend

Based on 33 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PCMay 17, 2017

Developer: Broken Rules

Genres: Interactive Story, Puzzle

Old Man’s Journey, a soul-searching puzzle adventure, tells a story of life, loss, reconciliation, and hope. Entrenched in a beautifully sunkissed and handcrafted world, embark on a heartfelt journey interwoven with lighthearted and pressure-free puzzle solving.

A visual narrative about life’s precious moments, broken dreams, and changed plans, uncover stories of the old man’s life told through beautiful vignettes of his memories. Interacting with the serene and whimsical environment, solve playful puzzles by shaping the landscape, growing the hills to create the old man’s path forward.

During this compact gameplay experience, you’ll be transported to a vibrant and wishful world, exploring life’s complexities through the old man’s eyes. Meditatively delightful and reflective, Old Man’s Journey invites you to immerse yourself in quiet and inquisitive puzzles, and experience the old man’s heartache, regret, and hope.

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Eurogamer

No Recommendation / Blank
Eurogamer

This ruminative travel game is beautiful, poised, and a little predictable.

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Game Informer

8 / 10.0
Game Informer

Though Old Man's Journey is a short adventure, it's a gorgeous and memorable one thanks to its heartfelt storytelling and intriguing puzzles.

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Polygon

8 / 10.0
Polygon

Old Man's Journey is sweet and undemanding

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Destructoid

8 / 10.0
Peter Glagowski

Simplicity is the biggest strength of Old Man's Journey. It doesn't require you to be a genius or a master gamer, but to have a penchant for something more oft-kilter. That it manages to be a satisfying experience all without saying a single word is remarkable and definitely worth a look.

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Bonds of the Skies and Old Man's Journey join Xbox Play Anywhere

Bonds of the Skies and Old Man's Journey join Xbox Play Anywhere

A few years ago, Microsoft announced an initiative called Xbox Play Anywhere. Xbox Play Anywhere allows you to purchase a game once on Xbox One or Windows 10, and play it on both devices.

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