Definition of single-player in English:



  • Denoting or relating to a video game designed to be played by one person at a time.

    ‘a terrific single-player first-person shooter game’
    • ‘While the game is designed to be a multi-player experience there is also a single-player "career" mode for the solitary player.’
    • ‘You can either play the single-player mission maps or explore the special multiplayer maps.’
    • ‘If you are looking for a good single-player game, you just have to have this game.’
    • ‘Two new characters have been added to the original's six, as has a single-player mode aimed primarily at beginners.’
    • ‘Single-player story mode lets you unlock new parts and learn strategies.’
    • ‘The single-player levels alone, revamped and fantastic, are reason enough to consider picking up this game.’
    • ‘The game features several fun and addictive single-player options.’
    • ‘The game feels like the single-player experience has been forced into multiplayer shoes.’
    • ‘The single-player mode listed in the options just boils down to match practice sessions against bots.’
    • ‘The single-player option begins with a mission that calls on the player to command three units to help to repel a barbarian attack near Rome.’