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Game review
Stay Alive
Runs out of breath
by James Gilmour 12/1/2013
Product: Stay Alive (mobile)
Developer: Auer Media
Format: Mobile
Genre: 3D, Action, Shooter
Players: 1
Format: J2ME
File size: 570KB
Reviewed on: K800i
Version: Europe
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If Stay Alive is anything to go by, being dead is an exhausting business.

Thanks to the near constant onslaught of zombie games, the dream of taking a well-deserved after-death dirt nap has been replaced by the gnawing certainty that our rotting corpses will be forced to aimlessly wander the earth for all eternity.

That is, of course, unless some gracious fellow decides to put a large crossbow bolt straight through the centre of our recently reanimated brains.

Stay Alive casts you as just such a fellow. Your mission is simple: kill as many zombies as you can by launching sharp projectiles at their skulls. ...
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Decent productions values and hobbled combat make Stay Alive an initially tense experience, but its command on your attention is ultimately short lived
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 6
Value: 5
Innovation: 5
Overall: 6
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