LATEST iPHONE GAME REVIEWS
Work in progress
By Damien McFerran 26 November 2012
Shadowgun: DeadZone | Developer:
Madfinger Games | Publisher:
Madfinger Games | Format:
Android, iPhone, iPad | Genre:
Shooter | Players:
1 | Version:
The original Shadowgun was arguably one of the first games to really illustrate how quickly mobile phones have closed the gap on traditional consoles when it comes to graphics.
The game was nothing short of beautiful, despite its rather bland premise and generic shaven-headed space marine protagonist.
While Shadowgun offered a resolutely single-player experience, developer Madfinger Games is aiming to service online players with this update. Shadowgun: DeadZone occupies the same fictional universe as its predecessor, but this time around you'll be engaging in intense multiplayer firefights rather than moving through a story.
Gorgeous to look at but ultimately frustrating to play, Shadowgun: DeadZone needs a lot of work before it becomes the finished article