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Osmos
8.4 out of 10

Osmos

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Overall 9
8.5

Osmos

ztgd.com
26 January 2011
  • Excerpt: I didn’t know this was a biology class! It’s a nice change of pace to […]
  • Pros: + Levels are varied and fun, + Self Propulsion brings a new angle to gameplay, + Visual and music are calming and hypnotic
  • Cons: Overall short game, Sometimes you curse the self propulsion
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Overall 8
8.0

Osmos Review

1UP
26 July 2010
  • Summary: Hemisphere Games' effort for the iPad could have used some portable gaming concessions.
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Overall 8
7.5

Osmos

Gamer Limit
20 December 2009
  • Conclusion: At least $10 worth of entertainment, especially if you're an electronica aficionado or an ambient game/puzzle junkie. The mid-game shift from "mellow" to "frantic" will lead many gamers to never complete it, however, and it will leave a bad taste in your mouth after the blissful sweetness of the...
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Overall 8
8.0

Osmos

GamesRadar
15 October 2009
  • Pros: Simple, fun controls, Achingly atmospheric, Risk/reward elements add strategy
  • Cons: No brakes on your "ship", Could put you to sleep, Will only entertain for so long
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Overall 8
8.4
Value for money 7
7.0
Gameplay 7
7.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 10
10
Funfactor 8
8.0

Osmos

ME Gamers
2 September 2009
  • Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is I’m often told that I have a great job – all I have to do is play games on end, and then write about them. But a reviewer’s life isn’t that simple – more often than not, we’re forced to sit down and play games that contort our thumbs with their confusing controls,...
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Overall 7
7.0

Expert Review

GameSpot
25 August 2009
  • Summary: Sir Isaac Newton really was on to something. The famous physicist is renowned for his law of universal gravitation (famously inspired by the fall of an apple from its tree), as well as his laws of motion.
  • Pros: Relaxing ambient soundtrack, Clever physics-based gameplay, Can lull you into a trance
  • Cons: Not enough visual variety, The gameplay and ambience don't always jibe
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Overall 8
8.0

Osmos PC Review

DarkZero
12 September 2009
  • Excerpt: A lot of surprisingly distinctive games are now coming from indie developers through the medium of digital distribution. Osmos is a new indie title from Hemisphere Games. It’s one of these games that tries to sooth your soul as you play, something that flOw did back in 2007 on the PS3.
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Overall 8
8.2

Osmos

GameFocus
7 September 2009
Overall 8
8.0

Osmos

Tech2
9 April 2009
  • Excerpt: There's a simple joy in playing minimalistic physics-based games that are anchored on ingenious game engines. Osmos is one such treat that's developed by Hemisphere Games. The premise is simple – you gain control of a small ball of mass called a 'mote' and your goal is to become the biggest.
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Overall 8
8.4

Osmos Review

GamingTrend
4 March 2009
  • Excerpt: There There are a couple of very basic premises that compromise the core of Osmos Osmos starts out with some simple tutorial levels to get you used to the game Later on in the ambient levels you will run into antimatter. Antimatter is peculiar in that it destroys matter that it absorbs.
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