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Random Runners
Arbitrary athletics
by Mark Brown 14/10/2013
Product: Random Runners
Developer: Ravenous Games
Publisher: Ravenous Games
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Platform
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Random Runners is a very tempting proposition.

Ravenous Games, best known for League of Evil, Random Heroes, and Gravity Duck, has taken its pixel-art run-and-gun formula and applied it to an auto-runner, in the same vein as Rayman Jungle Run and Kid Tripp.

So in each assault course-style stage your pintsize hero automatically dashes from left to right while you handle jumping, sliding, and firing guns. ...
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Random Runners adds nothing new to the auto-runner genre, except frustration, unfair design, and grinding for currency
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 5
Value: 4
Innovation: 3
Overall: 4
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