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The Dark Knight Rises
Rising to the top
by Harry Slater 31/8/2012
Product: The Dark Knight Rises
Publisher: Gameloft
Format: Mobile
Genre: Action, Fighting
Players: 1
File size: 2043KB
Reviewed on: K800i
Version: Europe
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Gameloft's mobile movie adaptations this summer have all been pretty impressive, and The Dark Knight Rises continues that trend with its blend of action set-pieces, side-scrolling brawling, and platforming.

Throw in a plot that loosely resembles a rejected first draft of the film, some impressive animations, and plenty of replay value, and you're left with a title that harks back to the halcyon 16-bit days of Ocean's 2D game.

Battering man

You play as either Batman or Catwoman, depending on the level, and work your way through Gotham's seedy underbelly, fighting crime, taking on Bane's goons, and spouting out hideous lines of dialogue to move the plot along. ...
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Fast-paced and an awful lot of fun, The Dark Knight Rises is everything you'd want from a mobile adaptation of a blockbuster movie
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 9
Value: 9
Innovation: 8
Overall: 9
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