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Game review
Run, samurai, run!
by Matthew Diener 24/12/2012
Product: Ronin
Publisher: Bulwark Studios
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Endless running
Players: 1
Version: US
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Autodash from left to right, swipe to jump, and tap to attack.

By now, we're familiar enough with endless-runners that we can all but write tutorials on new games before we play them.

Ronin, however, is proof that not all endless-runners on the App Store follow the same formula.

While the main character still dashes dauntlessly from left to right, there's a lot about Ronin that helps to distinguish it from the pack.

Running with katanas

As the running ronin in Ronin, you have a couple of basic moves at your disposal. Swiping upwards will cause you to jump and swiping downwards will execute a slide maneouvre. ...
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Captivating art and fun gameplay come together in this runner. With a few tweaks to the controls, this will be an extremely solid title
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 6
Value: 7
Innovation: 6
Overall: 7
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