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6.3 out of 10

Platypus

Platypus is the first ever claymation side-scrolling shooter gam Read more

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Overall 3
3.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 8
8.0
Sound 4
4.0

Platypus

Portable Review
17 August 2007
  • Excerpt: When I was first getting into video games, the term shooter meant something completely different than it does now. Because of this, I’ll forever consider games like Contra, Raiden, R-Type, and Metal Slug shooters.
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Overall 6
6.0

Platypus

The Gamers Temple
11 May 2007
  • Excerpt: A platypus is an odd creature that is well known for having the look of being built from a collection of leftover parts from other animals. Most people have no idea what one sounds like, what it eats, or if it can do any tricks, its odd looks alone are enough to make it famous and a shoe-in for the animal hall of fame should some Midwestern city desperate for tourists ever decide to open one.
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Overall 7
6.5

Platypus

TotalPlayStation.com
4 January 2007
  • Excerpt: There's not much to a shoot-em-up. Get a peppy little fighter, equip it with a handful of powerful weapons and send it out against a ridiculous number of enemies firing off an impossible number of shots, give the player a handful of continues so they can actually it make it a little way through the game and bam, shooter.
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Overall 5
5.3

Platypus

Fueps
25 May 2008
  • Conclusion: Platypus si propone come una trasposizione da un gioco PC con tutti i pregi e i difetti che una scelta del genere può comportare. Graficamente apprezzabile, anche se ripetitivo, non riesce a mantenere desta l’attenzione del giocatore, con una giocabilità sin troppo limitata, un gameplay sfruttato sin troppo e una longevità improponibile.
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Overall 5
5.2
Gameplay 6
5.5
Graphics 6
6.0
Sound 7
6.5
Lastability 3
3.0

Platypus

JeuxVideo.fr
24 June 2007
  • Excerpt: Shoot'em up old-school en pâte à modeler, Platypus avait de quoi intriguer les plus blasés des amateurs du genre. Malheureusement, passé l'effet de surprise initial, le concept montre rapidement ses limites.
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