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Doomed in the best way
By Harry Slater 19 November 2013
Neon Shadow | Developer:
Tasty Poison Games | Publisher:
Crescent Moon Games | Format:
Android, iPhone, iPad | Genre:
3D, Action, Shooter | Players:
1 | Networking:
wireless (adhoc), wireless (network), on one device | Version:
Neon Shadow mixes nostalgia and modernity to create a consistently entertaining blend of gorgeous graphics and classic FPS gaming. It's smooth, it handles the limitations of touchscreen controls well, and it thrills from the first to the last.
It might not have the scope of one of Gameloft's titles, but this futuristic blaster throws in a wealth of excellent touches and clever ideas that lift it above the crowd.
Same-device multiplayer rubs shoulders with a grimacing, bloodied face that tells you how injured you are. And everything gels together to create a coherent and consistent experience full of robotic violence and towering bosses.
A hugely entertaining shooter that works brilliantly on touchscreen, Neon Shadow is a must-buy for anyone who likes a blast