Chip-tune off the old block
by Damien McFerran 19/11/2012
Developer: Arman Bohn
Publisher: Ayopa Games
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Music/ Rhythm, Party/ mini- games, Retro
The story of Arranger's genesis is a fascinating one, as you'll no doubt be aware if you've already read our interview with its creator Arman Bohn.
A musician by trade, Bohn is best known for his solo material and his role in the band Eureka Farm. He's now turned his talents to coding, and Arranger is the first of his efforts.
Part RPG, part mini-game compilation, part traditional adventure title, Arranger very nearly defies definition. It's a retro-themed amalgamation of many different inspirations and styles, all of which are tied up with the notion of creating music to soothe the ills of a troubled world - in this case, the planet Musica.
A melting pot of ideas and abstract concepts, Arranger is sure to appeal to those looking for something a little different on their iOS device. It's just a shame that its zany genius is curbed slightly by some poor controls
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