You Review It Adventure: Traps N’Gemstones

From the Play Store:

– #1 Hot Game @ Touch Arcade
– PocketGamer GOLD AWARD
– GameZebo: “Hands down, this is one of the best games of 2014”
– Touch Arcade: Rated 5 / 5
– ArcadeLife: Rated 9.5 / 10

TRAPS N’ GEMSTONES is an adventurous platform game, among gamers typically known as the “Metroidvania” genre, from Donut Games, the developer behind chart-toppers Traffic Rush, Sunday Lawn, the “Rat On A” series and many others.

THE PLOT

Precious relics have suddenly started to disappear from a well-hid pyramid that has been guarded by Bedouins for generations, who claim to have spotted an unknown perpetrator.
As a freelance archaeologist and expert on ancient explorations, you’ve been secretly called in to Egypt to help them solve the mystery.

Arriving at the pyramid’s entrance empty handed, your journey starts off by searching some well-known chambers for items and weapons to help you on your quest.
But as you get deeper into the pyramid, you begin to realize that this mystery will require more than just a whip, a sharp mind and a good amount of explosives to unravel.

GAME FEATURES

– Easy to use D-PAD controls
– Non-linear gameplay: Walk around and explore freely
– Non-destructive gameplay: When failing, you don’t restart from the beginning, but at the entrance of the current chamber
– MAP OVERVIEW: Keep track of visited areas
– INVENTORY OVERVIEW: Keep track of found weapons, items and relics
– VARIETY IN GAMEPLAY: Run, roll, swim, slide, ride mine carts, etc
– NO IN-APP PURCHASES: Buy the game, get everything
– Real-time sound spatialization: Hear the sound dynamically adapt to your surroundings, from large chambers to underwater swims

In her Hardcore Droid reviewClaire Donner gave Traps N’Gemstones 3.5 out of 5 stars for being a decent deviation from the one-trick apps for which developer Donut Games is known. Does Traps N’Gemstones belong in a museum? Tell us why or why not in 300 words or less.

Return to You Review It  >>>

Share it on…

You Review It Adventure: Traps N’Gemstones Claire Donner

Summary:


User Rating: 0 (0 votes)

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


You Review It:


Back to Top ↑
  • Hardcore on Facebook

  • Hardcore Best of Lists

  • Write for Us

  • The Greatest

  • Subscribe

  • Read the Hardcore Review

  • The Latest

  • Best of Hardcore Droid Magazine

  • Recent Comments

  • RSS Hardcore Feed

  • Upgrade your Subscription

  • Amazon games Android and games Android Android games Android Board games Android console Android Games Android gaming news Android Role-Playing Android rpg Android RTS Android Strategy Best android games best Android games 2014 Best Android RPG best android strategy best android strategy games free android rpg free Android rpgs fun Android games good android games new android games Top Android games Where do you get Android games
  • Subscribe to Hardcore Droid

  • Hardcore Reviews

  • Maybe you missed…

  • From the archives…

  • Maybe you missed…

  • Meta

  • What our readers are saying…