‘Say No! Extra’ – TouchArcade
It could have arrived a bit too late for our weekly round-up, however man has Say No! Extra ($5.99) utterly turned my world upside-down for the previous couple of days that I’ve been enjoying it. This can be a joint effort between Studio Fizbin and Thunderful Publishing that we’ve posted about beforehand on account of its insanely wacky premise and trailers. To be trustworthy I wasn’t certain what the precise gameplay of Say No! Extra could be like based mostly on its pre-release trailers, I simply knew I dug regardless of the heck it was placing down. Now that I’ve truly performed the completed product, I can safely say that Say No! Extra has exceeded my expectations each when it comes to silliness and for its surprisingly fascinating mechanics.
The very first thing to learn about Say No! Extra is that its presentation is thru the roof. It’s going for a low-poly PlayStation 1-era visible fashion, which it nails, nevertheless it’s additionally a very colourful sport with a whole lot of character. There’s intensive voiced dialogue, just about the whole sport truly, and it’s each superb and what I might solely describe as purposefully unhealthy. The complete sport’s premise is making enjoyable of company working tradition in a really over-the-top method, and it’s an especially humorous sport.
As for the precise “sport” half, it’s a bit arduous to explain. It’s type of like an on-rails shooter as you’re guided across the sport’s areas, shouting NO! at a wide range of pesky coworkers as you make your technique to extra boss-fight-like battles in opposition to, nicely, your bosses. Whereas that is basically a one-tap sport, there’s far more depth to the battling than I believed there could be, as you’ll slowly unlock new skills and assault sorts that blend issues up in actually neat methods.
I’d most likely advocate Say No! Extra to those that wish to benefit from the humorous story and characters, the silliness and full absurdity on show, moderately than solely on its gameplay mechanics. It’s positively deeper and extra fascinating than I believed, nevertheless it’s nonetheless a moderately simplistic sport on the entire. However darn it, it’s humorous as all heck, and one thing decidedly totally different from the rest on the market, which I actually respect. It’s the type of sport the place you slowly uncover new little particulars, and people little particulars make you like it much more. It gained’t be for everybody, however for those who click on with what Say No! Extra is promoting it will likely be an especially memorable expertise.