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Game review
Word on Word
Word up
by Harry Slater 27/8/2012
Product: Word on Word
Developer: GlobalFun
Publisher: GlobalFun
Format: Mobile
Genre: Brain training, Puzzle
Players: 1
File size: 437KB
Reviewed on: K800i
Version: Europe
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There's nothing wrong with difficult games. Sometimes it's the frustration of failure that pushes us on to overcome a challenge.

Word on Word is constantly tough, and often cruel, which makes the moments when you manage to defeat it even sweeter than they would otherwise be.

The problem is, there's not enough variety to make the game really stand out, and not enough fun to ensure you'll come back for more.

Word down

The game plays like a verbose Tetris. You start with five letters arranged at the bottom of the screen, and you can arrange them in whatever order you see fit. Once you click 'start', more blocks start to appear at the top of the screen, and you have to position them to make words. ...
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By no means a bad game, Word on Word is about as no-frills as mobile games come, and that might put a lot of people off
Audio/visual: 5
Gameplay: 6
Value: 6
Innovation: 7
Overall: 6
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