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Game review
Motley Blocks
More cubes
by Harry Slater 26/11/2012
Product: Motley Blocks
Developer: Sarbakan
Publisher: Square Enix
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: 3D, Line- drawing, Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Cubes are all the rage on the App Store at the moment, thanks mainly to 22Cans's teasing timesink Curiosity. Motley Blocks is a bit like Curiosity if it had a visible goal rather than a promised one, and more of a game layered on top of its intrigue.

The end result is an entertaining and occasionally tough as old boots colour-matching game with a few tricks up its uniquely styled sleeve. There's certainly fun here, but there's a good chunk of frustration too.

Blocks, blocks, blocks ...
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Summary
There's definitely promise here, but Motley Blocks stumbles at the last hurdle
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 6
Value: 7
Innovation: 8
Overall: 6
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