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Author: jerec
Posted: May 30, 2012 (03:52 AM)
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This is disappointing. Pretty much everyone is giving this game a score around 5 or 6. I was really hoping it'd be a decent game for my 3DS, but that's one flagship title I'm going to have to skip.

Great review, which outlines the design problems with this game.

I can avoid death by not having a life.

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Author: honestgamer (Mod)
Posted: May 30, 2012 (02:17 PM)
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Thanks for reading, Jerec. This review took some time to pull together, and I reorganized things a bit from how they were originally set up, too. It just didn't want to let me write it! I hated having to give the game a score as low as I did, too, because I wanted the game to be awesome... but it really wasn't. I would probably recommend picking it up once/if the price drops, but for now it's probably best avoided (as noted in the review). I'm glad I was able to cover all the bases the way I did. The review is longer than I intended, but I don't feel like it dragged. I'm pretty happy with it overall, after all the work that went into it, and I'm glad you found it helpful.

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