Review – Cut the Rope A Unique Puzzle
Cut the Rope is a puzzle game created by Zeptolab. Cut the Rope follows Om Nom. Who shows up at your doorstep in a box labeled feed him candy. This is the object of the game. The player plays through the games various levels. The goal of the level is to collect stars and feed the candy to Om Nom.
There is so much more to the levels in Cut the Rope however.
Every level is a puzzle. You solve the puzzle by getting the candy to Om Nom. Normally getting the candy to Om Nom involves cutting a ropes, or multiple ropes. Hence the name of the game Cut the Rope. So it only makes sense that you will cut ropes. This mechanic adds a unique flavor to the game.
Cut the Rope uses stars as a form of in-game currency. In every level there are stars. You collect these stars while navigating the candy to Om Nom. The number of stars you collect affect your score at the end of a level. More importantly they allow you to unlock new levels. The levels in Cut the Rope scale in difficulty. The further into the game you get. The more difficult the levels become.
There are multiple obstacles thrown at you. Many of these obstacles look small. Don’t be fooled however. Every single obstacle will drastically alter how you play a level. This allows Cut the Rope to stand apart from other games in the genre.
Cut the Rope is suitable for all ages as it has a E rating from the ESRB. The game has no violent content what so ever. Unless you are a candy rights activist. In which case you may have strong feelings about how Om Nom consumes candy. The harsh treatment of candies aside. Cut the Rope offers players a unique spin on the more traditional puzzle games on the market today. Cut the Rope is available on pretty much all major mobile platforms.
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