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Angry Birds Star Wars II
Wars than before
by Harry Slater 18/9/2013
Product: Angry Birds Star Wars II
Publisher: Rovio
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone
Genre: Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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It's sort of depressing to say, but the best bits of Angry Birds Star Wars II come courtesy of the bird-ifed lolloping Gungan dolt Jar Jar Binks.

He's one of the few characters with which Rovio has done something different in this sequel, you see. I mean, you can use his grotesquely long tongue to swing around lumps of scenery.

And so when you see Jar Jar on your rack of birds, your heart lifts a little. Here's someone new and interesting. And when he's not there, you feel a little tug of sadness, because it probably means the level's going to be a bit bland.

Maybe 'bland' isn't the right word. 'Safe' fits better. With Angry Birds Star Wars II, Rovio is playing it safe. ...
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It's more of the same. For some, that's going to be enough. But if you're looking for innovation in Angry Birds Star Wars II, you're going to be a little disappointed
Audio/visual: 9
Gameplay: 7
Value: 7
Innovation: 6
Overall: 7
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