The Great Fusion
Slightly mad Max
by Paul Devlin 20/2/2013
Product: The Great Fusion
Developer: Loading Home
Publisher: Loading Home
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Adventure, Puzzle
Unless you believe that hidden-object games count, the one genre that's sorely under-represented on Android is point-and-click adventure.
Developer Loading Home is aiming to redress this balance with its postmodern fable The Great Fusion. It's a laudable effort, too, with a smart premise and some occasionally tittersome gags.
But it stumbles quite severely over the traditional adventure game foibles of illogical puzzles, endless backtracking, and wonky, (often mistranslated) dialogue.
Max, hit the road
In a dystopian 2022, the rich and poor have been completely divided into separate parts of the city - an act called, confusingly, The Great Fusion.
Traditional point-and-click games might be a rarity on Android, but The Great Fusion lacks the polished puzzles and chortlesome chuckles needed to match the classics
©2013 Steel Media Limited
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