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Tales from Space: About a Blob
The Gamers Temple
15 March 2011
Excerpt: If you let game titles do your thinking for you, Tales from Space: About a Blob tells you pretty much everything you need to know about the PSN title. The game is about a blob from space, and that's pretty much it.
Summary: A formless blob of goo isn't the most likely protagonist for a game that involves a lot of running and jumping, but when said blob comes from space, well, all bets are off. In Tales from Space: About a Blob, you control a gelatinous orb that is trying to escape captivity and leave a cartoonish...
Pros: Magnetic locomotion is cool, Collectibles, target times, and online leaderboards offer challenges, Amusing drop in/drop out cooperative play
Cons: Lack of challenging puzzles, Frustrating final boss
Conclusion: Like Limbo, Flower and Braid before it, Tales From Space: About A Blob is the type of release that makes you thankful for the existence of downloadable gaming and the freedom that it gives developers to create lean, punchy and engaging games that would have no doubt been doomed to obscurity had they...
Conclusion: Tales From Space: About a Blob is a very unique and charming game that provides a nice change of pace. Clocking in at approximately four hours my first time through, and providing a decent challenge, I found it to be good value for its fifteen dollar price tag.
Tales from Space: About a Blob – The PS3 Attitude Review
3 March 2011
Conclusion: It even has a demo, so there’s no excuse not to at least try this game out. With unlockable PlayStation Home rewards, online leaderboards for time trials, and the option to play the whole game in two player co-op, this is a great first title from this promising indie developer, and we look forward...
Excerpt: Die Entwickler von DrinkBox Studios haben mit „ Tales from Space: About a Blob “ ihr Erstlingswerk abgeliefert. Ob es spaßig ist, alles und jeden aufzuessen, oder ob das Spiel Ihnen die letzen Haare vom Kopf frisst, können Sie in unserem Review lesen.
Pros: Überzeugender Grafikstil, Koop-Modus, Blobs Verformungen, Teils knifflige Aufgaben, Physikalische Interaktionen mit der Umwelt