How often have you been hanging out in your drab environment — office, dorm, house, post office — and thought to yourself, “You know what would make this place more exciting? UFOs flying around my head.”
Probably at least once a day, right?
Look-Up, a new “augmented reality” game from Soulbit7, promises to shake things up by invading your space with alien attacks. Does the game deliver?
iPhone versions of popular video games tend not to go down too well. They struggle to make effective use of the touchscreen is often riddled with bugs as developers rush to get the games out for the sake of a few extra sales, often resulting in joyless ‘games’ unleashed on the unsuspecting public (I’m looking at you EA).
From a personal point of view, this had led me to shy away from buying big name games for the iPhone. However, with the release of Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (CTW) I put all previous problems to the back of my mind and shelled out the ridiculously cheap $9.99 (£5.99) for Rockstar’s latest game.