Temple Run

Temple Run

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(5 stars)

(1,687,709)


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Pros
  • Cool 3D graphics
  • Addictive gameplay
  • In-game store
  • Power-ups and items
Cons
  • Better played on high-end large screen devices
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Expert's Review
9.0
Awesome

"Take the idol if you dare"

Reviewed by / Dec 18, 2012

Temple Run is a hit, a phenomenon itself. And it all is about being chased.

Temple Run is an addictive 3D canabalt-like gameplay. You embody an explorer who has stolen an idol from a temple and now is chased by evil demon monkeys that want to bring it back. Getting into the temple and grabbing the idol was the easiest part, the real challenge will be surviving cliffs, obstacles and narrow passageways while having horrible creatures nipping at your heels. Some people name it "survival instinct", I prefer call it "finger quickness".

Like a pure canabalt-style, this is an endless running game. However, the environment changes when you collect enough coins to fill up the attitude bar. Although the scenery changes, gameplay is still the same: you have to avoid obstacles or gaps by jumping (swiping up) or sliding (swiping down) and tilt to collect coins. Coins collected are accumulated in your bankroll and you can use them to purchase power-ups and items that will help you out to get even further. You can get more coins by paying with real money (in-app purchase) or even get free coins by liking Temple Run page on Facebook.

Controls are simple and screentouch response works perfectly. Make sure your screen is cleaned before launching the game. Players with high-end and large-screen devices have an advantage. Nothing to say about 3D graphics, simply great, specially power-ups effects and the adventurer moves.

Finally, there's a stats section from where you can see your amount of coins, multiplier, highest score, longest run, coins-streak, total games and total distance.

Give it a go and you'll know why it has reached such millions of players Worldwide. Great 3D graphics and simple gameplay that becomes even more challenging as more people play it. This is a 5/5 stars must-have, how could I challenge the opinion of million people probably smarter than me?

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Developer's original description available here
"In pretty much every treasure hunting adventure movie there’s one specific scene in which the plucky hero finally gets his hands on the treasure but then has to navigate a maze of booby traps in order to get out alive. Temple Run is this scene and nothing else. And it’s amazing." - SlideToPlay.com

From the makers of the award-winning best-seller Harbor Master® comes the most exhilarating running game on the App Store. Test your reflexes as you race down ancient temple walls and along sheer cliffs. Swipe to turn, jump and slide to avoid obstacles, collect coins and buy power ups, and see how far you can run!

REVIEWS

"Best endless running game in the App Store… You'll love every minute." - AppleNApps.com

Voted by TouchArcade Forums as Game of the Week

One of TouchArcade's Best Games of the Month

"Most thrilling and fun running game in a while, possibly ever." - TheAppera.com

"A fast and frenzied iPhone experience." - IGN.com

"Very addicting… definitely a very different running game." - Appolicious.com

FEATURES

* Simple swipe and tilt controls that are easy to use and just feel right
* Level up your character and use crazy powerups
* Original 3D running mechanic combining turning, jumping, sliding and tilting - the first of its kind!
* Play as 7 different characters!
* Game Center Leaderboards and Achievements to compete with your friends
* Incredibly fun, just one more time, endless game play!

Recently changed in this version

Thanks for making Temple Run one of the most popular apps of all time - over 500 million players!

This small update fixes some bugs and upgrades some of our back end systems.

Keep running!


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