Pocket Gamer
Game review
Bum note
by Harry Slater 19/7/2013
Product: SongRush
Publisher: Bulkypix
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Endless running, Music/ Rhythm, Platform
Players: 1
Version: Europe
[enlarge screenshot]
3 more pictures >
My music collection is not conducive to platforming glory. I don't think I'm particularly upset about this. Most of the songs create manic collections of scenery, interspersed with barren sections where loneliness is my only companion.

Some of the songs transform into chaotic undulating masses of things to slide under and things to jump over, asking the sort of precision of my ageing fingers that they no longer possess. But then, I never bought the songs to build a game with them.

That's the idea at the core of SongRush, and while it's an interesting one the bland nature of the backgrounds and the simple leap / slide gameplay makes for a rather disappointing experience. ...
Read more >

While the central idea is nice, SongRush gets lost amid dull platforming and uninspiring visuals
Audio/visual: 5
Gameplay: 5
Value: 3
Innovation: 6
Overall: 5
More reviews >
Pocket Gamer homepage >
©2014 Steel Media Limited

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