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Old 09-01-2010, 06:00 AM
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Default Mirrors Edge - by EA [$0.99 Sale]


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iPad Version Thread : http://forums.toucharcade.com/showthread.php?t=50685

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Old 09-01-2010, 06:00 AM
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Mirror's Edge is an effortless recommendation, and while I'm not sure waiting all this time has made the game any better, I'm glad it's finally here. Sure, there have been tons of running games in the past year but Mirror's Edge still is able to stand on its own, even after all this time. Playing through the game is a really cool experience, the controls work well, and just like the iPad game EA did a fantastic job of nailing the look and feel of the Mirror's Edge universe.
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Just played through the first chapter - awesome, runs very smoothly on iPod Touch 2G. Extremely fun. I'd give more detailed impressions if I wasn't too busy playing.
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It also runs extremely smooth on the iPod touch 1st Gen.
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Got in UK, is great fun, amazing, polished - near perfection. Controls, gameplay, graphics are outstanding and there are loads of other bonus features and leaderboards. Well worth the wait, well worth the Ģ2.99.
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Bought it, played it, like it a lot. Art style is fresh and the framerate is great. Definitely don't regret it.
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Ok, I bought it.
It's a nice game. Graphics are ok, beautiful but not amazing. Controls are simple and great. The game is quite thrilling and fast paced. Still, I would love to see an endless mode. Would work pretty well. (Like Super Quickhook, which has got levels AND an endless mode)

Still, I don't understand the buzz about this. The PC version was at least amazing in the graphics department. This version is a nice game, no masterpiece or thing we will talk about in half a year.
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Though i have not excactly WAITED for this game, I had better things to do. I can say ME is def. worth it!

The controls are spot on and I donīt know if anyone noticed it yet but Faith really stops where you touch the screen.
The problem due to the camera movement is however that itīs hard to
touch the spot in the first place
no issue, just observing!
And that you can have your iTunes music in it is also great.

Itīs a ton of fun, has excellent polish, run super smooth on a 2G and $5 is def. not too expensive for this game.
And itīs still one of the most COOLEST looking games around.
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The more I play the more in love I become with this game... Now I definitely think it's worth the money... I do HATE the terrible enemy models, though. I wish fighting had been axed, actually.
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this game is absolutely great!

Very clean, very polished, good controls. It is a little short though if you are not after the bags. But still, I would buy it again immediately. Speed Runs add loads of replay value...

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Old 09-01-2010, 06:00 AM
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omg! finally!
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Old 09-01-2010, 06:04 AM
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omg! finally!
lol... I wonder how the iDevice community will receive this now... and I wonder if I can resist double-dipping...
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Old 09-01-2010, 06:05 AM
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why double dip? isnt the ipad version better?

also, everyone will forget their criticisms and buy it. people like to complain, but it never really means much
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Old 09-01-2010, 06:05 AM
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HOLY ****** ****** ****** ****ing WOW!!!!!!!!!

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Old 09-01-2010, 06:06 AM
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Cannot fuc****ing believe it... I hope it's not terrible
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Old 09-01-2010, 06:10 AM
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Cannot fuc****ing believe it... I hope it's not terrible
my thoughts exactly
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Old 09-01-2010, 06:11 AM
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designed for retina screen eh? well, it better make it look even better on my 2nd gen screen!
it won't will it...
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Old 09-01-2010, 06:11 AM
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why double dip? isnt the ipad version better?
yeah... I know... and I <3 the iPad version. But, just that feeling of a mini-version in my phone, playable anytime. Extremely tempting...
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