by Harry Slater 9/8/2012
Developer: Tribute Games
Publisher: Tribute Games
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Arcade, RPG
File size: 139MB
Genre mash-ups can often produce wonderful things. Games that make no sense on paper can somehow manage to combine the best elements of their strange parentage in practice.
Wizorb is one of the odder combinations, melding as it does the classic 16-bit RPG with the even more classic Super Breakout.
Yet somehow it manages to largely pull off this unholy combination, twisting its two inspirations into a thoroughly entertaining and self-aware stroll down a gaming avenue that's never been explored before.
Roll playing game
You play as a wizard who's able to turn himself into a magic wand and orb. Using this uncanny skill, it's up to you to smash the blocks and beasts that make up each level, stopping the titular Wizorb from dropping off the screen.
A strange concoction that somehow just works, Wizorb is an entertaining, though at times unwieldy beast
©2013 Steel Media Limited
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