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Game review
Tiny Striker
Big fun
by Harry Slater 20/6/2014
Product: Tiny Striker
Developer: Fat Fish Games
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: Arcade, Sports
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Tiny Striker is a beautiful expression of simple touchscreen gameplay. A few choice swipes make you feel more like a football god than any amount of convoluted button presses ever could.

Watching a strike swerve in an almost perfect semi-circle around a wall then smash into the back of the net is a truly joyous experience.

There's not much to the game, but there's a compulsive rhythm to the swipey gameplay all the same. It turns out a ticking clock and a high score to chase is all an arcade kicker really needs.

Little goals

The game sets you a series of ever-more challenging shots. To begin with it's just you and the goal, but as you score the game drops defenders and a goalkeeper in your path. ...
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Summary
A brilliantly fast-paced arcade kickabout. Tiny Striker isn't all of The Beautiful Game, but it's enough of it that it's hard to resist
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 6
Gameplay: 7
Value: 7
Innovation: 7
Overall: 7
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