Valiant Hearts: The Great War Review
Strong storyline which packs an emotional punch
UbiArt visuals are gorgeous
- Point-and-click puzzles aren't the best
- Some of the touchscreen controls are a bit stodgy
The gameplay doesn't quite live up to its presentation, but Valiant Hearts is an heartfelt and engaging story which aims for the heart.
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While it's fair to say that World War II has been covered from every possible angle in the gaming world, the First World War is comparatively under represented.
Valiant Hearts: The Great War not only focuses on the first major global conflict of the 20th century, but does so in a far more subtle and nuanced way than your average military shooter.
As Pocket Gamer's Jon Munday discovered, this point-and-click adventure uses both humour and solemnity to tell its story, a combination that works on a number of levels.
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