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Swing King
Swing low, sweet chariot
by Matthew Diener 11/1/2013
Product: Swing King
Developer: Zoink Games
Publisher: Chillingo
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: US
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The royals are a different breed from you and I.

If a horrific tentacle monster stole all the stars and happiness out of my world, I'm not too proud to admit that I'd be crying and cowering in a corner.

Swing King's swinging king, however, is made of different stuff. When he finds himself in those circumstances, he takes it upon himself to fly off after the tentacle monster in a bid to restore balance to the world.

Noblesse oblige

Swing King's quest takes you high up into the sky, where you have to rely on a magical flying unicorn and the king's incredibly elongated arm to swing about and collect stars. ...
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Familiar gameplay doesn't take away from Swing King's fun and challenging presentation
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 8
Value: 7
Innovation: 5
Overall: 7
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