Excerpt: Ape Escape is a great example of a budget-priced game that doesn’t skimp on features just because it’s inexpensive. There’s plenty of fun, unique PlayStation Move-controlled action to be had in Ape Escape, and the game offers up a fair challenge along with plenty of replay value.
Excerpt: The original Ape Escape was the first PlayStation 1 game to be specifically created with the DualShock in mind, and it really displayed the advantage that dual analogue sticks had over a simple D-pad.
Excerpt: The original Ape Escape game on the PlayStation heralded a new control system – the dual analogue stick.
Pros: If you haven’t used Move in a while it gives you a chance to charge it., Bright, might entertain the youngest members of the family.
Cons: Unimaginative gameplay and little variation in the level design., Nothing new or different and it doesn’t excel at the old, tired things it does., Almost completely bereft of the charm and character in its namesake.