Pocket Gamer
Game review
Loveable rogue
by Damien McFerran 14/1/2013
Product: Dungelot
Developer: Red Winter Software
Publisher: Red Winter Software
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: RPG
Players: 1
Version: Europe
[enlarge screenshot]
9 more pictures >
The roguelike genre is based around some pretty hardcore gaming ideals, including losing everything upon death, and exploring totally random arenas.

Bearing this in mind, it's remarkable how accessible Dungelot is. It's definitely a roguelike, and boasts all the usual traits, but it's streamlined enough to make it ideal entertainment for those moments in-between meetings.

The action takes place on a 6x5 grid dungeon packed with traps, monsters, and items to collect. When your hero enters this area everything is obscured from view. By tapping each tile, you can reveal what lies beneath. ...
Read more >

Dungelot is best described as a causal roguelike, and offers the perfect introduction to the genre for newbies. Just don't expect it to keep you busy for long
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 8
Value: 7
Innovation: 7
Overall: 7
More reviews >
Pocket Gamer homepage >
©2014 Steel Media Limited

Get even more pocket gaming goodness online at www.pocketgamer.co.uk