A fairly unnecessary sequel
by Mike Rose 29/11/2013
Product: A-Men 2
Developer: Bloober Team
Publisher: Bloober Team
Format: PS Vita
Genre: Action, Puzzle
If there was ever a PS Vita game with potential to be expanded on in a sequel, it was the Lost Vikings-inspired A-Men.
This was a punishing yet satisfying puzzler/action game that required you lead a crack squad of soldiers behind enemy lines. It was rough around the edges, but the potential was there.
But instead of building on the original release, developer Bloober Team has decided to essentially make A-Men 1.5.
I love it when a game comes together
Each level provides you with a team made up of classes like Soldier, Spy, and Engineer. These classes have unique abilities, and so it's all about switching between these characters and forging a path to the exit.
A-Men 2 is enjoyable in moderation, but the trial and error gameplay soon makes for a rather frustrating experience
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