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Sand Flame
Fire and forget
by Jon Mundy 4/12/2013
Product: Sand Flame
Developer: Imohoo
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Action
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Incredibly stupid games aren't necessarily bad. I mean, you can't throw a hat in the App Store without hitting a brainless and thoroughly enjoyable action game.

But when a game is both incredibly stupid AND bad... well, it doesn't make for a particularly attractive mixture.

Meet Sand Flame. It's incredibly stupid. And bad.

Bullet hell

We're in the mood for getting straight to the point here. This is partly because it's in keeping with Sand Flame's no-nonsense gunplay, but mostly because we want to hurry along and play something else.

This is a third-person shooter with an exaggerated but charmless Lego-meets-comic book art style. ...
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Sand Flame is a sluggish, unattractive, and just plain bland third-person shooter with grind-heavy combat and a wearisome IAP model
Audio/visual: 5
Gameplay: 4
Value: 4
Innovation: 3
Overall: 4
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