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The Secret of Space Octopuses
It's got nothing on Monkey Island
by Mike Rose 30/9/2013
Product: The Secret of Space Octopuses
Publisher: Midgar Studio
Format: Android
Genre: 3D, Platform
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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You, in the guise of a little boy, have been abducted by space octopuses, and you have to discover their secret if you want to escape and get back to Earth. So begins the journey that shall henceforth be known as The Secret of Space Octopuses.

Unfortunately, the secret isn't very interesting. There are some nice ideas trapped away in this mess of a platformer, and we're optimistic that the fledgling studio behind the game will learn from its mistakes and produce something really worthwhile in future, but you'll struggle to enjoy this jumble of ideas.

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Given the amateurish look and feel throughout The Secret of Space Octopuses, we'd suggest you take your squids elsewhere
Audio/visual: 5
Gameplay: 4
Value: 6
Innovation: 4
Overall: 4
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