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Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes
Going down
by Jon Mundy 23/7/2013
Product: Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes
Developer: PLA
Publisher: Incendium Records
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Fighting, Music/ Rhythm
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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To those who aren't into heavy metal music, it can come across as tiresomely predictable, outdated, repetitive, and vaguely ridiculous.

Such terms can be used just as readily to describe Eternal Descent: Heavy Metal Heroes.

And they apply regardless of your gaming or musical tastes.

Repetitive riffs

This is a hybrid of endless-runner and scrolling beat-'em-up elements in a similar vein to Punch Quest and God of Blades. Indeed, with its knowing winks at an esoteric strand of rock music, the comparison with White Whale's ode to prog rock is fitting. ...
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A truly dumb endless-runner with a gimmicky heavy metal theme and sluggish, limited gameplay
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 5
Value: 5
Innovation: 5
Overall: 5
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