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Flinger lickin’ good
By Matt Wales 15 March 2012
Munch Time | Developer:
Gamistry | Format:
iPhone | Genre:
Platform, Puzzle | Players:
1 | Version:
At some point, developers are clearly going to run out of adorable animals to front their bouncy physics puzzlers.
There are still a few left, though. Munch Time exploits the innate tongue-flicking abilities of the humble lizard to build a game entirely around swinging.
It's as simple and accessible as the myriad other colourful animal-fronted puzzlers on the App Store – tap to move left or right and prod drooping flowers to latch on and whip recklessly through the air.
Initially, it's a game of speed and precision as you use your momentum to swing from flower to flower and reach your goal.
Brevity and a lack of challenge take the edge of an otherwise inventive physics puzzler