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Shad'O
7.7 out of 10

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Overall 7
7.0

Shad’O Review (PC)

Softpedia
13 December 2012
  • Excerpt: Shad’O, a tower defense title created by Okugi Studios and available on the PC via Valve’s Steam, shows how the genre can transcend its origins and deliver fast-paced gameplay that has some depth while also trying to tell a story that involves childhood, memories, the march of adulthood and the...
  • Pros: + Solid tower defense mechanics, + Narrative potential
  • Cons: - Lacks innovation, - Too serious
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Overall 7
6.5

Shad'O

Destructoid
3 November 2012
  • Summary: Maybe not the tower defense of your dreams Tower Defense games are fairly common these days but despite the rigidity of their design, developers still manage to take the basic tenets of the genre and make some interesting titles. Sanctum , Anomaly: Warzone Earth , and Plants vs.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Snackbar Games
20 September 2012
  • Excerpt: Shad’O certainly is not for everybody. I know that the tower defense genre can be a difficult one to work in because if you don’t branch out then you’ve got a game that people feel like they’ve already played, and if you branch out too far than you don’t really have a tower defense game anymore.
  • Pros: Excellent storytelling, beautiful graphics
  • Cons: By-the-numbers tower defense
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Overall 7
7.0

Beautiful graphics and an interesting plot elevate Shad'O above its tower defense ilk.

GameSpot
20 September 2012
  • Summary: Shad'O is a game of hints and allusions, a game where you're never sure what's going on or what's coming up. The story of Shad'O is revealed in little snippets upon completion of a level; nothing is made too clear right away, because this game is all about revealing (or, more accurately, protecting)...
  • Pros: Solid tower defense gameplay, Aesthetically pleasing, Good storyline told in an interesting way
  • Cons: Lacks hotkeys, Poor translation from French
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Overall 8
7.5

Recensione Shad'O

Everyeye Network
6 October 2012
Overall 8
7.5

Shad'O

AG
27 September 2012
  • Summary: Красивая сказка о борьбе с собственным страхом, завернутая в TD-оболочку.
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Overall 8
8.3
Gameplay 9
8.5
Graphics 8
8.0
Storyline 8
8.0
Replay value 9
8.5
Music 9
8.5

Shad'O

bestgamer.ru
15 September 2012
  • Excerpt: С каждым годом популярность игр в жанре Tower Defense растет в геометрической прогрессии. И самое интересное заключается в том, что проекты, несущие знамя этого ныне популярного движения, несмотря ни на что, удивляют и радуют своей оригинальностью!
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Overall 6
6.4
Gameplay 7
6.5
Graphics 7
6.5
Sound 7
6.5
Lastability 6
5.5

Shad'O

JeuxVideo.fr
4 September 2012
  • Excerpt: Alors qu'une avalanche de tower defense sans âme déferle actuellement sur toutes les plates-formes de téléchargement possibles et imaginables, les développeurs français d'Okugi Studio nous proposent un titre singulier dans un univers particulièrement envoûtant.
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