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Game review
Uno & Friends
Friendly fun
by Vaughn Highfield 14/5/2013
Product: Uno & Friends
Publisher: Gameloft
Format: Mobile
Genre: Card/ board game
Players: 1-4
Format: J2ME
Reviewed on: K800i
Version: Europe
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Only a few card games have made their way into the virtual space, with Poker and Solitaire being the most recognisable of the bunch.

However, Uno is carving out a virtual identity thanks to its quick pace of play, multiplayer-centric attitude, and ease of play.

World trip

Uno & Friends plays out very much like, well, Uno.

The Campaign mode sees you trotting across the globe to face off against Uno legends, with a mix of game types to play and mini-games dotted between rounds.

The gameplay is pretty much as you'd expect from an Uno title, requiring you to empty your hand and shout “Uno” when one card remains in your hand. Uno legends can also dish out special moves that can scupper your plans, but beating them does mean you unlock it for yourself. ...
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Summary
A little bit of fun on a rainy afternoon with or without friends, but it probably won't hold your attention for more than a few minutes at a time
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 7
Value: 7
Innovation: 5
Overall: 7
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