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Stargate SG1: Unleashed Episode 1
Sorry episode
by Jon Mundy 19/3/2013
Product: Stargate SG-1 Unleashed
Developer: Arkalis Interactive
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Adventure, Film/ TV tie- in
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Of all the unpromising fantasy films to make it into a long-running cult TV show, Stargate has to be right up there with Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

It somehow managed to drag on for ten long series (and several spin-offs) despite its mediocre origins.

Must be something to do with that MacGyver chap.

Like a regenerating Egyptian alien-god thingy, the Stargate franchise has now reformed into an episodic iOS game, Stargate SG1: Unleashed. If this one succeeds, though, we'll be even more perplexed.

Where's Kurt Russell when you need him ...
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Like a dodgy pilot episode, Stargate SG1: Unleashed is badly written, poorly paced, and really quite dull
Audio/visual: 5
Gameplay: 4
Value: 4
Innovation: 4
Overall: 4
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