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Beyond Ynth
Two times a ladybird
by Keith Andrew 24/9/2010
Product: Beyond Ynth (a.k.a. Beyond Ynth HD)
Developer: Krabl
Publisher: FDG Entertainment
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Casual, Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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For reasons unknown, Beyond Ynth has indulged in the Gok Wan treatment.

Beyond Ynth has a more professional feel than its quirky predecessor. Encountering ladybird Kribl this time around feels like meeting a former hippy who's now wearing a suit and tie.

The fresh take on the series' visuals doesn't mean Beyond Ynth is awash with new gameplay, however. While there are tweaks here and there, this is essentially a re-imagining of the original.

Happening all over again

The aim is to get Kribl from one side of the screen to the other, navigating maze-like shapes that stand in his path in the process. ...
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A refined take on the original, Beyond Ynth brings extra knobs and bobs that take the existing formula and make it trickier, but this isn't a true step forward
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 7
Value: 6
Innovation: 4
Overall: 7
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