Despite the first version of Return Man 1 having been released a long time ago, the game remains a favorite to both children and adults. The game is about a football player who must catch the ball and run past the defenders to the finish line. Return Man 1 has a great game-play, which makes it an excellent flash game choice for both kids and adults. In addition, the game has a collection of levels that make it popular and interesting. During the game, the player can unlock a set of special moves, depending on their score, by hitting the A button. A player wins the game if they manage to get to the finish line with the ball.
A player has to use different controls while playing the game. These include the arrow keys, or the I,J,K,L keys when running forward, to the left, downwards, and right.