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Ghost Trick
8.7 out of 10

Ghost Trick

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Ghost Trick Review

VideoGamer.com
13 March 2011
  • Excerpt: Designing a video game around the most tired of all narrative crutches - an amnesiac protagonist - is a beguiling decision. It's almost guaranteed to have the critics scowling, so why do developers consistently do it?
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Overall 10
10

Ghost Trick Phantom Detective

Game.ie
1 February 2011
  • Summary: If you’ve played any of the Phoenix Wright games then you’ll have a good idea of what’s going to be on offer here, with the usual over the top characters, enjoyable mysteries to be solved, bizarre twists, great music and thoroughly lovely graphics – and that’s without mentioning the disgustingly...
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Ghost Trick

Game Revolution
31 January 2011
  • Excerpt: Heeeeeere ghosty-ghosty-ghosty... The more I play games, the more I become enthralled with the more… "unusual" stuff. Maybe it's a weakness of mine - I've been burned before by the likes of Fairytale Fights - but with my share of hits like Sega's gritty Madworld and Aksys' 999 , either the fringe...
  • Pros: Beautiful, smooth animation, Everybody has a unique style and look, Interesting and solvable puzzles, Story is convoluted, doesn't make much sense
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Overall 8
8.2

Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective

AV Club
24 January 2011
  • Excerpt: Killing is banal: It’s aim and fire, or some variation thereof. Undoing a murder, though— there’s some impressive sleight-of-hand. That’s the objective in Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective , an idiosyncratic DS game whose hero warps time to bring victims back from the dead.
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Review: Ghost Trick Phantom Detective (Nintendo DS)

Diehard GameFAN
21 January 2011
  • Excerpt: A murder has just taken place, and discovering the circumstances behind it and the culprit is imperative. But wait, there’s not a single lawyer in sight to investigate. There’s no spirit mediums either, yet the dead’s thoughts are quite apparent. What’s going on here?
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Overall 10
10

Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective Review

AtomicGamer
19 January 2011
  • Excerpt: Dead people don't get a lot done. They don't talk or argue or travel or work—unless they happen to be dead people in Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective . This new logic puzzle/adventure game by Shu Takumi, creator of the Ace Attorney series, tells the story of a guy named Sissel, who sixty seconds into...
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Overall 10
10

Ghost Trick Review

1UP
12 January 2011
  • Summary: The Ace Attorney team's latest adventure is also their best.
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Overall 9
9.0

NDS Review - 'Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective'

WorthPlaying
11 January 2011
  • Summary: Ghost Trick blends fun logic puzzles with the world of the supernatural, making for an entirely new and unique experience in the handheld gaming space. Part adventure game, part puzzle game, Ghost Trick's gameplay challenges players' brains while its distinct art elements and character designs will...
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Overall 10
9.5

Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective

Nintendo World Report
11 January 2011
  • Summary: It's a haunting good time!
  • Pros: Awesome gameplay, Great storytelling, Slick presentation
  • Cons: Too few complex puzzles
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Overall 8
8.0
Gameplay 8
8.0
Graphics 10
10
Sound 9
9.0
Storyline 8
8.0
Replay value 3
3.0

Expert Review

Video Game talk
11 January 2011
  • Excerpt: There are few games that start off with the featured protagonist immediately getting killed to kick off the narrative, but leave it to Capcom and the director of the Ace Attorney games to start with that little trick.
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