Excerpt: I must apologize to all of our wonderful readers at Family Friendly Gaming. I meant to play and review Honeycomb Beat many, many moons ago. Things got in the way, and I eventually forgot about purchasing this Nintendo DS game. I am making it up to you. How?
Excerpt: The Nintendo DS is a platform made for puzzle games. The phenomenal success of the Brain Training games, the plethora of Sudoku titles and the mind-bendingly fast Meteos games all stand tribute to DS’s intuitive controls and portable in-your-pocket convenience.
Excerpt: Nintendo's consoles have always been the ideal format for puzzle games. I bought my very first handheld, the original Game Boy, solely on the strength of Tetris. For those younger gamers out there, the Game Boy was basically somewhere around the size of a house brick with one d-pad, two action...
The trial and error formula works great with this game
Cheat Code Central
15 November 2007
Conclusion: This game could have been much more fun if it wasn't so focused on imitating the others by measuring your brain aptitude. Instead, Hudson should have tried to make it more amusing, with more game modes, more bonuses and extras, and even a couple different puzzle concepts within the same game.
Summary: Honeycomb Beat is Hudson Soft’s latest puzzle game for the Nintendo DS. It has been available in the States since March, but only recently arrived in Europe courtesy of Rising Star Games. It aims to fuse music and "addictive puzzle action" into one challenging, honeycomb-filled portable outing.
Summary: This game is could be far better or far worse. What we have here is an excellent game to waste time on and feel no regret. I would try to rent it if you can. That will allow you to get a feel for it and decide if its something you should pick up yourself.
Excerpt: The DS has had its fair share of puzzle titles – Meteos, Tetris DS,
Planet Puzzle League, Picross DS – all have been incredible and
essential to a quality DS collection. One of Konami’s most recent games
isn’t quite at that level of quality, but it’s certainly above