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Temple Run 2
Temple run, too
by Harry Slater 17/1/2013
Product: Temple Run 2
Developer: Imangi Studios
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Endless running
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Much like its predecessor, Temple Run 2 is a game all about greed.

You pick a ragtag archaeologist, steal a sacred idol from a vengeful monkey god, then run away as fast as your larcenous legs will carry you.

All the while, you're nabbing lumps of gold, adding them to the catalogue of items you've ransacked from this ancient, oddly designed civilization.

Unfortunately, the curse of your avarice is untimely death - be it in the jaws of the monkey, at the bottom of some long-forgotten pit, or caught in one of the traps that litter your path. ...
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Less a breath of fresh air, more a blast of air conditioning, Temple Run 2 adds little to the endless-runner genre, though it is fun. It's just not the shot in the arm some of us were hoping for
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 8
Innovation: 6
Overall: 7
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