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Game review
Cubemen 2
Power of the cube
by Harry Slater 11/6/2013
Product: Cubemen 2
Developer: 3 Sprockets
Publisher: 3 Sprockets
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Action, Shooter, Strategy
Players: 1
Networking: wireless (adhoc), wireless (network)
Version: Europe
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It's rare that a tower defence game can really get the adrenaline flowing. Most are too simple, with the set waves and paths leading to climaxes that are utterly inevitable.

Cubemen 2
is different. It prides strategy over predetermination, and is all the more exciting for it.

There's more than a hint of Frozen Synapse in the stark visuals and waypoints, too, and while Cubemen 2 never reaches those heights it's still an entertaining, tactical defence game that's as much about outthinking your opponent as it is spamming out powerful units. ...
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It might lack a little glitz and glamour, but Cubemen 2 is a satisfyingly deep tactical shooter all the same
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 7
Innovation: 6
Overall: 7
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