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  • Summary: Congratulations contestant! You've been volunteered for a one way trip to the Outlands to entertain millions in the latest craze of televised combat running. Run, slash, and jump your way to victory through exotic locations, deadly robots, and ever increasing acrobatic scenarios. Collect mega loot and dazzle the crowd with elaborate costumes and weapons. If you manage to stay alive, there's a slight chance, you MIGHT win your freedom.A Universal App with HD optimized graphics for retina resolution.From the studio that made Monday Night Combat, comes a game set in the wild Outlands featuring characters from the MNC universe. Collapse
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  1. Mar 11, 2013
    80
    A bright and entertaining endless-runner that gets the formula down perfectly, Outland Games is well worth some of your time.
  2. Mar 12, 2013
    80
    With striking animations, precise controls, and a touch of humor, Outland Games is well worth checking out, and will reward the time you put into it. More variety in settings and announcer dialog would go a long way toward fleshing out the experience, but there is still plenty of fun to be had in the outlands, barren as they may be.
  3. Mar 13, 2013
    80
    At the end of the day, though, Outland Games is the same old runner we've played over the last few years. On the positive side, it is both polished and fun, making it a worthwhile download regardless of whether or not you played Monday Night Combat. That said, you don't need to know anything about that Xbox Live Arcade shooter to enjoy what this quality game has to offer.
  4. May 9, 2013
    76
    Both addictive and challenging. [June 2013, p.87]
  5. Mar 12, 2013
    70
    Featuring clean, sharp graphics, randomized obstacles, and an engaging commentary style, Outland Games’ pleasing presentation outpaces its average gameplay.
  6. Mar 12, 2013
    70
    Runner aficionados will find little to keep them hooked in a playing field full of meatier options.
  7. Mar 13, 2013
    60
    A middle of the road endless runner with a fair approach to the store.
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