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Platypus
6.2 out of 10

Platypus

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

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Reviews and Problems with Platypus

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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. The term for these games now is SHMUP or sh m up
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Overall 6
6.0

Platypus review (PSP)

HonestGamers
5 January 2007
  • Excerpt: Platypus is a shooter with a premise that could easily have made it one of the best recent entries in the genre, even if it is developed by inexperienced programmers (as I suspect it is). It’s a horizontally-scrolling game and the backgrounds and ships are all fashioned out of clay.
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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...
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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...
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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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