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Angry Birds Space
Apollo bird-team
by Harry Slater 22/3/2012
Product: Angry Birds Space
Publisher: Rovio
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Casual, Puzzle
Players: 1
File size: 17.5MB
Version: Europe
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The danger of an Angry Birds sequel was always that it would feel like just another expansion. Rovio's content drip feed has kept the original avian flinger at or around the top of the charts since its release, but for a sequel to make its mark it needs to do something different.

To find that extra spark, Rovio has gone back to basics. In fact, it's retreated to the fundamental building blocks of the universe.

Gravity lies at the core of this new bird-hurling extravaganza, and while Angry Birds Space is certainly a snappy name this is more about the interstellar objects than the inky blackness that surrounds them. ...
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One small catapult for a bird, one adequately sized leap for Rovio's world-beating series, Angry Birds Space is as much fun as its predecessor, and adds enough new concepts to keep even the hardiest fans entertained
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 8
Value: 8
Innovation: 8
Overall: 8
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