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Burn the Rope 3D
Return to the boil
by Jon Mundy 3/12/2013
Product: Burn the Rope 3D
Publisher: Big Blue Bubble
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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There are several levels of 3D in Hollywood.

There's the conceived-from-the-ground-up technical showcase of Avatar. There's the cynical post-production rubbish in almost every other action film.

And then there's the odd 3D film that sits in between, which has been artfully converted to 3D in post-production. Think Gravity.

Burn the Rope 3D is like Alfonso Cuarón's recent space flick, then, but with 100 percent less Bullock panting.

Catching fire

Burn the Rope has always been a decidedly 2D game. Utilising an accelerometer-driven control system, you spin your iPhone or iPad around in order to keep a flame travelling along intricate patterns of rope. ...
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Summary
With Burn the Rope 3D, Big Blue Bubble may not quite add a whole new dimension to the original game, but it does successfully develop the formula with tighter controls and more interesting level design
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 6
Gameplay: 7
Value: 7
Innovation: 7
Overall: 7
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