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Andro Dunos (Neo Geo)

Andro Dunos Neo Geo Title screen

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MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.5
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

User Reviews

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Our Users Say

Category Description MobyScore
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 3.5
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 4.0
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 3.5
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 3.5
Story / Presentation The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed 3.0
Overall MobyScore (2 votes) 3.5


The Press Says

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90
Player One
Mais ce qui fait d'Andro Deunos un très bon soft, c'est une jouabilité remarquable, des ennemis nombreux et variés, ainsi qu'une action continue et de qualité. Bref, tout ce qui fait, à mes yeux, un bon jeu...
87
1UP!
Il a beau tourner sur Neo Geo, se jouer free play avec ses continus qui fleurissent sans cesse, son passif arcade transpire dans son déroulement. Il vous met tellement à mal qu'il faut le prendre comme une vaste plaisanterie et en rire un bon coup plutôt que d'essayer de relever un challenge impossible en tentant de jouer avec précision. C'est perdu d'avance. Et lorsqu'on s'y essaye, eh bien, le plaisir s'évapore et le jeu révèle un autre visage, celui de la frustration. Frustration de ne jamais réussir à développer et conserver un tir puissant, frustration de faire face à des ennemis qui demandent toujours plus d'un coup pour exploser, frustration enfin face à ce sentiment d'impuissance totale. Mais si l'on réussit à faire abstraction de cela et à se laisser prendre au jeu, alors cet Androïde Doulos agit comme un excellent défouloire et un non moins bon divertissement.
67
The Video Game Critic
Enemies are often seen scaling in from the background, and while I'm sure this visual effect was impressive in 1992, it really just tends to clutter the screen. Unlike most shooters, using a "continue" brings you back with substantial firepower, and while this doesn't seem totally fair, it's hard to complain. The best feature of Andro Dunos is its two-player simultaneous mode, which exhibits absolutely no slow-down in the heat of battle. If only the programmers had been more thoughtful when selecting colors for the two ships! One is orange and the other is bright pink, and it's very easy to get them confused when the screen gets crowded. The game's upbeat electronic music took a while to win me over, but ultimately it did. Andro Dunos won't blow you away, but if traditional side-scrolling shooters are your thing, there's plenty to like about this one.
50
Defunct Games
The game does fall apart after a few levels, though. The levels aren't very diverse, and in general after the second level, they just didn't hold my interest. The game feels a little slow, too. Oddly enough, even though I have a laundry list of complaints, the game is slightly better than average. Worth checking out, but only if you are sick of Veiwpoint!