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Random Heroes 2
A less-than-random encounter
by Matthew Diener 6/5/2013
Product: Random Heroes 2
Publisher: Ravenous Games
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Platform
Players: 1
Version: US
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Not so long ago, Random Heroes appeared on the App Store and quickly won us over.

Each bite-sized level was positively packed with aliens to gun down, and we gave the game a Gold Medal for its glorious celebration of all things retro and violent.

Random Heroes 2 has arrived on the scene, and it takes the form of a continuation of the original's love letter to side-scrolling platform shooters.

In short, it's more of the same - and that's a good thing.

Aliens? Resurrection!

It would be entirely fair to call Random Heroes 2 an expansion of the first Random Heroes. You face the same types of enemies using the same oddball collection of heroes with the same types of upgradable weapons. ...
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An excellent entry in the catalogue of mobile side-scrolling shooters. The pacing, challenge, and action are pitch-perfect
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 9
Value: 10
Innovation: 8
Overall: 8
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