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Code of Princess
A crowning moment?
by Mike Rose 16/4/2013
Product: Code of Princess
Developer: Agatsuma Entertainment
Publisher: Atlus
Format: 3DS
Genre: Action, RPG
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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It's always a shame to see style weigh heavily over substance, to the extent that you're pushing yourself through a game's mediocre action simply to see more of its personality.

Code of Princess looks and sounds great, and its hack 'n' slash approach has the potential to round off a great 3DS experience.

But the battling feels far too rigid and hollow to keep us entertained for very long.

Clearly no dress code


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Summary
Code of Princess looks and sounds brill, but the shallow nature of its hack 'n' slash action lets it down greatly
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 6
Value: 6
Innovation: 6
Overall: 6
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