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Word Monsters
Word'll they think of next?
by Danny Russell 28/4/2014
Product: Word Monsters
Developer: Raketspel
Publisher: Rovio
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Multiplayer, Puzzle
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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Word Monsters is a puzzler that looks very familiar, but plays a little differently to you might initially expect.

In single-player you start off with a list of several word themes - basics such as "fruit", "animals", and "in the home". Once you pick one, you'll be dropped in front of stacks of letters, with each one making up part of one of your chosen theme's words.

In 60 seconds you'll have to run a finger across each word you find, which makes a satisfying biscuity crunch and then clears the word from the grid, hopefully dropping letters that allow you to make more words to fit the theme. ...
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If you're happy to play by its rules, Word Monsters is a polished puzzler packed with content that'll keep you busy for a week or two
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 7
Value: 8
Innovation: 6
Overall: 7
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