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Game review
Captain Cat
Gone fishin'
by Harry Slater 21/11/2012
Product: Captain Cat
Developer: Digital Tentacle
Publisher: Digital Tentacle
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Captain Cat isn't the greatest fisherman the world has ever known. For starters, he uses an anchor rather than the more traditional hook to try and land his catch. And every time he does catch something, it escapes again almost immediately.

Still, at least the Captain's pitiful maritime skills make for an entertaining, if a little uninspiring, casual arcade game. It might not be memorable, but Captain Cat will keep you entertained for a good few hours.

O captain! My captain!

The game is all about guiding your anchor into the gob of a waiting fish. Along the way there are coins to collect, treasure chests to nab, and a variety of nautical obstacles for you to avoid. To all intents and purposes, this is fishing re-imagined as a maze game. ...
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Plenty of fun while you're playing, Captain Cat isn't going to change the world, but it might brighten up a dreary afternoon
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 8
Innovation: 6
Overall: 7
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