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Game review
Dead Man's Draw
Very lively
by Peter Willington 14/10/2013
Product: Dead Man's Draw
Publisher: Stardock Mobile
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Card battler, Card/ board game, Puzzle
Players: 1-2
Networking: on one device
Version: Europe
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Dead Man's Draw is from Stardock, the team responsible for Galactic Civilizations and Sins of a Solar Empire. The studio is known for creating very dense universes, filled to bursting with grand tactical depth.

Stardock is not known for card games, and nor is it known for mobile games, but Dead Man's Draw is both of those things.

It's also a finely constructed title that perfectly fits the mobile platform, and demonstrates the studio's strategy gaming experience.

Not arrrr'd to grasp the basics

The game is all about combining different sets of numbered cards so that you wind up with a higher score than your opponent. ...
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Summary
Dead Man's Draw is a superb card game with excellent production values and an intriguing level of depth
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 8
Value: 7
Innovation: 8
Overall: 8
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