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Game review
Stick a pin in me - I'm done
by Peter Willington 13/2/2013
Product: PinWar
Publisher: Bulkypix
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Arcade
Players: 1-2
Networking: on one device
Version: Europe
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For a while there, it looked like single-screen multiplayer was dead. With the mass adoption of online gaming, suddenly the split-screen frag-fest was a thing of the past, and we safely retreated to the comfort of our own gaming spaces to shout obscenities down headsets.

But recently there have been several experiments in getting friends together in the same room for some healthy competition.

PinWar is one such experiment, and a successful one at that. It's a combination of pinball and air hockey, with the neon stylings of a slightly muted Geometry Wars. ...
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With ultra-competitive multiplayer, thoughtfully designed bonus challenges, and plenty of content to see, PinWar should appeal whether you're a fan of pinball or not. This is a superb offering, especially with mates
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 9
Value: 8
Innovation: 9
Overall: 8
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