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Game review
The Bearded Hero
by Rob Rich 16/7/2014
Product: The Bearded Hero
Publisher: Bulkypix
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Casual, Platform, Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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I find myself at odds with The Bearded Hero.

It's a game that looks a bit like a claymation. It features an interesting take on maze-navigation puzzles. It's full of beards.

And yet it just hasn't grabbed me like I expected it to. It actually feels kind of flat.

It's not the beard on the outside that counts

The point of each level is to draw a path for the titular hero so he can collect all of the available rings. You might also have to collect keys to unlock a door, or pass through teleporters or gateways. And you're definitely going to have to swap colours. ...
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The Bearded Hero is a decent enough puzzle game, but it doesn’t really wow
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 6
Innovation: 6
Overall: 6
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