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Review: Feist review – A gorgeous looking puzzling platformer with so much going for it

Feist review - A gorgeous looking puzzling platformer with so much going for it If you’re an experienced mobile gamer, then when you see a game that’s in sillhouette, with a bright background and a dark foreground, you’re going to expect a number of things.

Those things are spikes, physics, and grisly deaths. And Feist has all three in spades. But it isn’t a pale imitation of things that have come before, it’s actually got a good chunk of its own ideas that it brings to the table.

Spiky

The game sees you controlling a squat little creature that’s traversing a series of reasonably short levels. The thing is though, everything within those levels is doing its utmost to kill you. Often with a decent amount of success.

You’ve got some simple controls to try and keep you safe. A couple of arrows on the left of the screen move you left and right, a couple of buttons on the right let you jump and interact with certain objects.

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