Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo Review (PlayStation 5)

Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo Review, What is a recklessly adventurous kid to do when he ends up stuck between life and death? In Ghost Teen Escape from Limbo, you’ll have to exploit your ghost form to solve a multitude of tricky platforming puzzles if there’s any hope of returning to your home amongst the living. Explore 50 single-screen puzzles in black-and-white 2D-pixel art style.

Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo Review Pros:

  • Decent graphics.
  • 509.1MB download size.
  • Platinum trophy.
  • You get the PlayStation 4 and the PlayStation 5 versions of the game.
  • Platformer gameplay.
  • 50 levels to unlock and play.
  • 2D perspective.
  • You play as a boy and must collect keys and get to the exit. If you die you become a ghost and can fly around, hit a g tree gravestone to resurrect as a boy again.
  • Opening a few levels acts like a tutorial as you learn the mechanics.
  • As a ghost, you cannot pick up keys.
  • Great level design.
  • Levels have a slight puzzle element to them.
  • Instant loading times and respawn timer.
  • Physics plays a part as you block around etc.
  • Easy trophy list.
  • You cannot kill enemies but that adds a cool spin on the genre. easy enough to learn.
  • Can restart a level from the menu.
  • A game that scratches an itch without requiring too much brain power.
  • You don’t even need to finish all the levels to get the Platinum trophy.
  • Dare I say it’s relatively easy as you keep the key when a ghost and the levels are simple in terms of scale.

Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo Review Cons:

  • Doesn’t actually say what the controls are or what the mechanics are so you have to work it out yourself.
  • Cannot remap controls.
  • No game options at all.
  • Little replay value.
  • You don’t need to finish the game to get the Platinum trophy.
  • The levels do feel sparse at times making the difficulty bar quite low.
  • No online leaderboards or scoring.

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Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo:

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Developer: Derik D.F

Publisher: Eastasiasoft

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  • 7/10
    Graphics - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Sound - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Accessibility - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Length - 7/10
  • 7/10
    Fun Factor - 7/10


Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo is a platformer game that offers a unique twist on the genre. The game features decent graphics and a 2D perspective. With a download size of 509.1MB, it’s relatively light and accessible. The game offers both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 versions, which is a nice touch.

The gameplay revolves around a boy who must collect keys and reach the exit. If the boy dies, he becomes a ghost and can fly around until he hits a gravestone to resurrect. This mechanic adds an interesting layer to the gameplay. However, as a ghost, you cannot pick up keys, which adds a strategic element to the game. The game features 50 levels to unlock and play, each with a slight puzzle element to them. The level design is commendable and the instant loading times and respawn timer enhance the gaming experience.

The game also incorporates physics, adding another dimension to the gameplay. The trophy list is easy to achieve, with a Platinum trophy available even without finishing all the levels. This makes the game relatively easy and perfect for those times when you want a game that doesn’t require too much brain power.

However, the game does have its downsides. It doesn’t provide clear instructions on the controls or mechanics, leaving players to figure it out themselves. The inability to remap controls and the lack of game options can be frustrating for some players. The game also has little replay value and the levels can feel sparse at times, lowering the difficulty bar. Additionally, the absence of online leaderboards or scoring might be a letdown for competitive players.

In summary, Ghost Teen Escape From Limbo is a unique platformer game with an interesting mechanic and decent graphics. While it has its downsides, such as the lack of clear instructions and game options, its easy trophy list and the strategic element of gameplay make it a game worth trying. It’s a game that scratches an itch without requiring too much brain power, making it a good choice for casual gaming sessions. However, its replay value might be limited due to the sparse levels and the lack of competitive elements like online leaderboards.

Overall, it’s a game that offers a unique experience with its blend of platforming and puzzle elements.

Jim Smale

Gaming since the Atari 2600, I enjoy the weirdness in games counting Densha De Go and RC De Go as my favourite titles of all time. I prefer gaming of old where buying games from a shop was a thing, Being social in person was a thing. Join me as I attempt to adapt to this new digital age!