Mr. Space!!

Common Sense Media says

Simple save-the-stick-figure game gets repetitive fast.

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What parents need to know

Ease of play

The first 25 levels or so are extremely easy, then the difficulty ramps up to become much, much more challenging.

Violence & scariness

If the player fails to move Mr. Space to a safe zone in time, he will be squished between the ceiling and the floor. If this happens, there is a burst of purple and he becomes a flat line (he was a stick figure to begin with) that floats down like a feather.

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Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Mr. Space!! is a very simple game in which the player must move a stick figure to a safe spot before the ceiling collapses and crushes him. The crushing of Mr. Space is incredibly cartoony and unrealistic.

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MR. SPACE!! is based upon an incredibly simple idea -- move a stick figure left or right to make sure he's in a safe spot before the ceiling comes crushing down. It's fun for a few levels, but eventually grows repetitive. And then suddenly, around level 25, it becomes too hard -- the player has only a fraction of a second to move. This would be a fun idea for part of a more complex game, but doesn't feel like enough to be a game unto itself. Of course, it is a free app, so it's hard to complain too strenuously.

App details

Devices:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Price:Free
Pricing structure:Free
Release date:June 29, 2010
Category:Arcade Games
Size:7.60 MB
Publisher:PONOS
Version:1.1.1
Minimum software requirements:iOS 3.0 or later

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