Steven Strom of SideQuesting.com writes:
"Just like a fairy tale, Dokuro is the constant build-up of tension, followed by the satisfaction of knowing that you’ve made it. From the first puzzle, to what may be the sweetest ending I’ve ever seen in a video game. Everything is going to be alright. And with the added benefit of being a video game, the player gets the added reward of knowing that they were the ones that came through in the end.
Dokuro is the sort of experience that justifies video games as a medium"