There are no reviews for this game.
Our Users Say
||How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be
||How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.)
||The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines
||How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes
|Sound / Music
||The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition
|Story / Presentation
||The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed
|Overall User Score (9 votes)
MobyRanks are listed below. You can read here
for more information about MobyRank.
Overall, Mighty Bomb Jack makes up for lackluster graphics and sound by implementing creative mechanics into a very challenging action adventure.
But is the game any good ? Well, it can be quite fun to control Jack and to master his unique jumping abilities, and the "secret" aspect of the game is quite innovative and adds a lot of replay value. However, this is where the wheels beging to come off, and Mighty Bomb Jack becomes quickly repetitive and monotonous, and most of the game's features and enemies are introduced in the first couple of levels. In truth, you just end up jumping around for hours (if you are patient enough), and because the rooms all look alike, it is fairly hard to orient yourself... all in all Mighty Bomb Jack is a decent (yet somehow furstrating) platform game which doesn't live up to its full potential.
It's challenging to play for score because the game dares you to "glory seek" and take unnecessary risks. At the conclusion of each game you're presented with a "game deviation value" that rates your performance, and I always get 48. While somewhat contrived, Mighty Bomb Jack accomplished what it set out to do.