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Sky Gamblers: Cold War
Maverick would approve
by Jon Mundy 24/7/2013
Product: Sky Gamblers: Cold War
Publisher: Atypical Games
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Action
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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The Cold War was a lengthy, multi-faceted conflict that didn't really stick to the script of previous global clashes.

Its two main protagonists - the US and the Soviet Union - didn't even engage each other in direct conflict, for one thing.

So an action game that claims to cover The Cold War certainly has a task on its hands. It's no wonder most developers plump for World War II.

Bit of a gamble

It's perhaps unsurprising, then, that Sky Gamblers: Cold War comes across as a slightly more awkward action-flight sim than its World War-related predecessors (such as Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders). ...
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Summary
Despite a disjointed Campaign mode, Sky Gamblers: Cold War provides more slick dogfighting action with a greater range of military toys to play with
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 8
Gameplay: 8
Value: 8
Innovation: 5
Overall: 8
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