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Game review
A winning platform
by Harry Slater 31/7/2012
Product: KiKORiKi
Publisher: HeroCraft
Format: Mobile
Genre: Arcade, Platform
Players: 1
File size: 1344KB
Reviewed on: K800i
Version: Europe
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Platform games need to find the right balance between accessibility and challenge. It's all well and good making a super-tough game for hardcore gamers, but that means cutting off a vast swathe of your potential audience.

Of course, you can go too far the other way as well, with hand-holding hints and a difficulty setting that let players win with their eyes closed.

KiKORiKi just about manages to get things right, with its easy play mechanics balanced out by the challenge presented by the need to swap between different characters at different points.

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Well built, smooth to play, and a little bit clever, too, KiKORiKi is a fine example of mobile platforming
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 8
Value: 7
Innovation: 8
Overall: 8
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