Jump and swing and grapple in this neat little platformer!
6Overall Score: 4/5
Great gameplay and presentation! Lasting value is only average.
The game starts off slow and easy, but it progresses really well! Enemies get tougher, water is introduced (which kills you), grappling hooks appear, and so much more! There’s a great variety between all the levels too. Some are more vertically designed, while others are larger horizontally. Some require a ton of swinging and grappling, while others require precise jumping. It’s honestly a good game! Reminds me of Little Big Planet, which is also a great game (I wouldn’t be surprised if they got the grappling hook idea from LBP… grappling hooks are so much fun!)
The visuals look polished and the music/sound effects are great!
Lasting Value: 3/5
It only takes about two and a half hours to finish the game. It could definitely use more levels. However, it does have a “speed run” that can be completed on each level, in addition to collecting all the 5 fruits at the end of each level, so replayability is at least pretty good.
Title: Little Acorns
Publisher: Electronic Arts