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  • Summary: Project Sword is a fantasy action adventure RPG for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 27 out of 32
  2. Negative: 0 out of 32
  1. Mar 5, 2011
    100
    The first iPhone game to make use of the Unreal Engine 3 gaming engine, Infinity Blade features stunningly-rich graphics, outstanding animations, robust music, intuitive controls, and some of the most exciting action we've experienced on our mobile device.
  2. Jan 28, 2011
    100
    Infinity Blade is a turning point for iOS gaming. Epic has proven that Apple's popular mobile devices are capable of much more than what we've previously seen, and since they're now licensing their engine out for other developers to use, we're going to start seeing a lot of other games with with Infinity Blade's level of polish.
  3. Mar 17, 2011
    90
    Delivers in spades. It reminds me of a more constrained Shadow of the Colossus, which is quite the compliment. For anyone who owns a 3rd or 4th generation iOS device this is an essential purchase.
  4. Jan 28, 2011
    85
    An expert slice of role-playing goodness, with impressive depth and a novel control system.
  5. Jan 28, 2011
    80
    Infinity Blade is but a series of endless duels in the same environments. Once you figure that out, it does undermine its promise, but even though the battles can get repetitive, the combat system is deep enough to enjoy. It's a good game, because it was designed for nomadic use, and with this low pricepoint, it's exactly what iOS users could be asking for.
  6. Jan 28, 2011
    80
    Whether you're playing on a Touch, iPhone, or iPad, Infinity Blade marks the unequivocal next generation of iOS games.
  7. Mar 2, 2011
    60
    No matter how much the games dresses things up, the endless battles get repetitive after a while. You're performing the exact same moves throughout the game.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 17 out of 22
  2. Negative: 3 out of 22
  1. Oct 20, 2011
    10
    This game is awesome. It's easy to pick up and play, offers plenty of replayability because of the high priced weapons and arena combat, andThis game is awesome. It's easy to pick up and play, offers plenty of replayability because of the high priced weapons and arena combat, and has pretty slick multiplayer. The graphics are only outmatched by the upcoming sequel, Infinity Blade 2. Expand
  2. May 22, 2012
    10
    The first IOS game I actually considered worth buying. For true gamers out there that want to play REAL games on the go, this is perfect. TheThe first IOS game I actually considered worth buying. For true gamers out there that want to play REAL games on the go, this is perfect. The gameplay doesn't get stale because it just keeps getting harder and the expansion is a really nice transition into the seconds game. A must buy mobile game for true gamers. Expand
  3. Sep 21, 2013
    10
    This truly is an innovative iOS game! It has STUNNING visuals and while the gameplay can get old after a while, unlocking that next weaponThis truly is an innovative iOS game! It has STUNNING visuals and while the gameplay can get old after a while, unlocking that next weapon always feels great. There is a ton of replay value and once you beat the main quest you can keep playing and do other things in different areas. Overall an amazing game and DEFINITELY worth buying. 10/10 Expand
  4. Nov 15, 2011
    9
    Only complaint I have is it's repetitive narrative structure. But everything else about this game is fantastic. Props to ChAIR and Epic GamesOnly complaint I have is it's repetitive narrative structure. But everything else about this game is fantastic. Props to ChAIR and Epic Games for making a gorgeous looking game for the iOS platform. Expand
  5. Dec 6, 2011
    9
    To start the graphics are the best i've seen on the iphone. The game is super repetitive but does it in a way that makes it fun. TheTo start the graphics are the best i've seen on the iphone. The game is super repetitive but does it in a way that makes it fun. The bloodlines only take like 20 minutes at most. So it's meant to be that you go through them at least 20 times. With the update that has arena mode which includes multiplayer and survival all for 2.99 makes this game a must buy!! only reason it's not a 10 is i don't like how they made the bloodline so short and each cut scene is pretty much the same. Expand
  6. May 18, 2012
    8
    This game is epic and great. It is with beautiful visuals, and with a great gameplay. There you only can play single player, which isThis game is epic and great. It is with beautiful visuals, and with a great gameplay. There you only can play single player, which is wonderful, but disappointingly short. Still, it is the best RPG game of the iPhone/iPad . You can equip armor, weapons and shield. Another disappointment is that sometimes It's repetitive, and if you replay the single player again, the attack moves of the enemies begin to be so predictable. But, It is worth, and fun! (8.1) Expand
  7. Dec 8, 2013
    0
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