Open the Door: A Short Story 4+

Explore dreamlike vistas

Tatsuya Koyama

Designed for iPad

    • 5.0 • 38 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Welcome, friend—and thank you for stopping by. We know there are more apps vying for your attention nowadays than there are stars in the night sky, yet somehow, you found your way to this one.

Open the Door is a short, 3D adventure game in which you'll wander through soft, ethereal dreamscapes filled with quiet wonders, gathering up coins and whatever little bits of joy you can find along the way. Through each door lies new opportunities—a new and wondrous location to explore.

There are no difficult action sequences, nor vicious monsters, nor complex puzzles to frustrate you here. This is a story that anyone and everyone will be able to experience in full: one that you can enjoy at your own pace, with no ads to break your immersion.

This is not a game that will challenge you in the traditional sense. But if you only open the door, you might just find something resonant, something of value in this short story about life. And maybe—just maybe—that something could have a small but positive impact on how you live your own.

We'd like that. We'd like that very much.

What’s New

Version 1.1

- English localization has been added.

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
38 Ratings

38 Ratings

YetAnotherGamerGirl ,

Gorgeous and Inspiring!

Wow, what a game! The story is excellent, gameplay is simple to learn, and the environments are beautiful. There are no ads and optional pay features that don’t inhibit your gameplay, but help the developer. The dialogue throughout is full of beautiful reminders for your daily life. There are challenges too that keep you from moving too quickly through the game. For a “short story,” I was very pleased with the amount of gameplay! I hope to see more of these, but in the meantime, do yourself a favor and download this!

Carissimilisa ,

helped me realise things in my life

i graduated high school this week and this game really made me realise some things for myself. in life you really just have to move and open doors along the way. if u can’t find a key then there may always be a back door. enjoy life, create memories and meet new characters along the way. who knows, maybe u will see them again in another chapter of ur life. keep looking and u will find the right door for u. if u can’t reach something, that’s okay. either u will reach it later along the way, or maybe u succeeded without ever needing it. thanks a lot to the developers, it really opened up my eyes to some things that wait ahead. hope everyone finds an interesting path to follow and opens many doors along the way!

bella.rode ,

So calming

I downloaded this game because I couldn’t sleep, so it would calm me, but little did I know it was absurdly addictive. I loved this game and it kept me going. The story makes so much sense towards the end and I really enjoyed this, I would do anything to play this game for the first time again.

App Privacy

The developer, Tatsuya Koyama, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Diagnostics

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