Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure
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In Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure, Maxwell unites with Batman™, Superman™ and the rest of The Justice League™ to restore order to the DC Comics Universe.
Challenge your imagination as you battle the mightiest villains in an exciting, action-filled adventure through GOTHAM CITY™, METROPOLIS™, ATLANTIS™ and other iconic locales from the DC Comics Universe. Bring out your inner super hero (or villain!) with the all-new Hero Creator by crafting completely original objects out of parts of existing DC Comics characters. Then assign unique properties to your creations and use them to solve puzzles, or share them online with friends – which they can use in game or further modify as they like.
The DC Comics Universe: Summon thousands of your favorite DC Comics characters and objects - all drawn in the unique Scribblenauts art style!
Heroic Feats: Enjoy addictive replayability with new, dynamic puzzles that continuously generate different missions every time you play it.
The Hero Creator: Create, edit and share your own personalized super hero or villain by using parts of existing objects from the expansive DC Comics universe. How will your Wonder Joker stack up against your friend’s Bat Bain?
Introducing the Batcomputer: Need help looking for that perfect object to summon? Reference the in-game encyclopedia that lists the names and description of every object from the DC Comics universe.
Scribblenauts with Superheroessmash_mjt | July 25, 2014 | See all smash_mjt's reviews »
Scribblenauts Unmasked is the latest game in the franchise. It is an awesome game, no matter how old you are, you can have tons of fun with it. The chance of fool around with your favorite DC characters that this game provides is priceless.
If you are a fan of this saga, this game is a MUST have. But if you are not familiarized with the Scribblenauts games it is an excellent game to start becoming a fan. If you enjoy reading comics, have fun with superhero stories or simply love to set your imagination to work, to see your ideas fly away from your head, you should definitely give this game a try.
Also this game comes with multiple language support. So, you don’t have to be afraid if English isn’t your first language (like my case), cause you will play it in the most naturally way possible.
Interesting combinationMarianoAlipi | June 30, 2014 | See all MarianoAlipi's reviews »
It's very entertaining, and every DC Comics' fan will love it. Think of any superhero or villain and BAM! it's right in front of you. It'll help you spend some enjoyable time, but it tends to get a bit boring – at least for me; consider I'm not a big fan of DC Comics. If you really enjoy DC Comics' content, you should give this game a try.
Amazingob9410 | June 16, 2014 | See all ob9410's reviews »
This game is amazing. You wanna fly you can fly, You are essentially god in this game, There are puzzles that can be challenging for everyone. For example how does one get rid of tar? You can have a superman suit and shoot lasers or you can make green lantern constructs with a green lantern costume. I had tons of fun making characters with the "Hero Creator" making characters like "Darkest Night Batman" with a mix of Batman and Green Lantern (See what I did there?). And best of all was learning about characters in just small sentences. For example I was thinking who the hell is Plastic Man and in a few seconds I knew. Buy it, it's worth it.
AwesomeTiago0 | April 14, 2014 | See all Tiago0's reviews »
This is an encyclopedia for super heroes and villains, if you love Scribblenauts and DC, than this is the game for you.
Imagination is a Dangerous Thing to WasteCrimsonWizard | Feb. 3, 2014 | See all CrimsonWizard's reviews »
Scribblenauts Unmasked is the latest in the "Create Anything" series where you solve puzzles or problems with your magical notebook, only this time with the spin that you can tap into the DC universes wide array of superheroes and villains. Thanks to the adjectives you can apply, the game is a great way of setting up "What if?" super hero fights. Giant Superman versus an evil crazed miniature Green Lantern. Sure! A good Darkseid up against Brainiac? Completely possible.
The plays out like it's immediate predecessor Scribblenauts Unlimited where you have several levels based on iconic DC universe locations where you have several problems presented to you upon entering. This time however, Starites (needed to complete each world) are only handed out for story missions while helping out people or solving puzzles awards you with reputation points. These are pretty handy since you need them to unlock new stages as well as buy costumes for Maxwell to give you natural powers (handy when you some quick power without having to type it in first).
That said, I have some issues with this game. Compared to Unlimited, Unmasked is a bit shorter, offering only a dozen locations while Unlimited had several other stages to play around in after the main game was over. While the randomly re-spawning puzzles is a nice touch when you re-enter a stage, it does leave me yearning for a few more locations to play around in. Perhaps a Mars stage for the Martian Manhunter or Titans Tower for the Teen Titans, or some more of the villains worlds for Darkseid or Sinestro. Considering how much it feels like Unlimited, I would call Unmasked almost like a quick DC expansion to that game.
Overall, would I recommend it? Yes, but perhaps when it's a bit cheaper. I feel while this game is nice and would be great for a fan of the DC Universe, or is a big fan of Scribblenauts in general, I honestly think Unlimited is the better game, and is much better at showing off what was great about the old Scribblenauts games on the Nintendo DS. That said, if you've never tried the series before and you want to use your imagination with some super heroes running around, Unmasked is a good choice.