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Dead on Arrival 2
Glutton for punishment
by Harry Slater 15/11/2013
Product: Dead on Arrival 2
Publisher: N3V Games
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Shooter
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Dead on Arrival 2 is the archetypal free-to-play twin-stick zombie shooter, save for one important addition.

It plays as you'd expect, with a grind-heavy emphasis on grabbing and spending coins, and an arsenal ranging from a dirt-cheap pistol to a re-mortgage requiring rocket launcher.

But there's an extra level of fun added by the inclusion of multiplayer. Even by-the-books zombie murder is more entertaining when you're doing it with another human being.

The obsession with currency still grates, but there are some nice touches to the co-op blasting that just about raise Dead on Arrival 2 above the horde. ...
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Despite a bland single-player experience, Dead on Arrival 2's multiplayer is just enough to make it worth a look
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 6
Value: 6
Innovation: 5
Overall: 6
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