Archive for DSiWare Reviews

REVIEW: AlphaBounce

(as a digital release, it’s got no cover, so here’s one of the puzzles instead)

You know, sometimes I cruise through the DSiWare store looking for a game to buy. Something. ANYTHING. The store is not laid out in a way that is very conducive to browsing, and past knowing that the ArtStyle games are supposedly good, advertising has failed DSiWare, and I know nothing about it.

After downloading this game, everytime I browse the store, I realize that it’s this game that I want, and I just quit out and play it. It’s everything I am looking for in a DSiWare game: something I can play in short sessions, easy to grasp the hardest parts of, easy to play, deceptively long to finish, and above all, a Breakout clone.

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