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Black Gate: Inferno
Slapdash
by Peter Willington 1/8/2013
Product: Black Gate: Inferno
Developer: EGLS Technology
Publisher: Glu Mobile
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: RPG
Players: 1
Networking: wireless (network)
Version: US
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This is a freemium game review, in which we give our impressions immediately after booting a game up, again after three days, and finally after seven days. That's what the strange sub-headings are all about. Click on the links to jump straight to day three and day seven.

Another week, another freemium online RPG with a strong single-player component.

This time around, the hacking and slashing fun is being provided by Glu Games. Black Gate: Inferno is the studio's take on grind-heavy titles like Torchlight, Dungeon Hunter, Magicka, and so on. ...
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Summary
A very poor excuse for an action role-playing game. The combat is dull, the levelling-up is unrewarding, and the story is laughably poor. Definitely one to avoid
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 3
Gameplay: 3
Value: 6
Innovation: 3
Overall: 3
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