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Angry Birds
Hitchcock warned you
by Keith Andrew 21/12/2009
Product: Angry Birds (iPhone)
Developer: Rovio
Publisher: Clickgamer
Format: iPhone
Genre: Action, Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Never mess with an angry bird. A healthy respect for the fearless fliers is the lesson to be had from a spell with Angry Birds, if you hadn't already heeded Hitchcock's warning all those years ago.

Not that the gameplay here is designed to leave you trembling. If anything, you're more likely to be having a giggle or two during play, Angry Birds sprinkling avian warfare with laughs aplenty to ensure you don't take what's on offer too seriously.

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Plump and ripe for roasting, Angry Birds is as addictive as any puzzler gets with light-hearted gameplay that flies with the best of the flock
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 8
Value: 7
Innovation: 5
Overall: 8
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