So, who’s up for a one star review? Generally, the lesser the stars, the more uh-huh a product will appear. But in this case, that one star easily equals five. And even though the Converse One Star might not have the long history of the mighty All Star flagship, its evolution is no less varied and fascinating. With more and more brands entering the sports market, Converse hustled to keep their headstart and released the One Star in 1974.