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Game review
Giga Jump
That's a nice jumper
by Harry Slater 5/7/2012
Product: Giga Jump
Developer: Inlogic
Publisher: Connect2Media
Format: Mobile
Genre: Arcade, Endless running
Players: 1
Format: J2ME
File size: 696KB
Reviewed on: K800i
Version: Europe
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There's something inherently good and wholesome about jumping. It's an action that reminds us of our childhoods, of a time when we were less encumbered with worry and strife, our footfalls less heavy and wearisome.

The best video games can capture the sense of fun and freedom that flickers across your synapses before you painfully reacquaint yourself with the ground.

Giga Jump might not be the prettiest or the most original game out there, but its light-hearted thrusts towards the sky will still manage make you smile.

Jumping for coins

You play as a weird beaver creature who's catapulted into the sky at the start of each turn. The air is littered with coins, platforms, and gems, all of which give you an extra boost upwards. Using '4' and '6', it's your job to bounce your way upwards, chasing nothing but your own highscore and sense of wellbeing. ...
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Entertaining and enjoyable in short bursts, Giga Jump won't keep you playing for hours, but the leaps you perform will leave you smiling
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 7
Innovation: 7
Overall: 7
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