After topping Steam charts for over a year, clicker games are now here to take the world of iOS by storm. The only difference is that the mouse click is now replaced by a tap on the screen. These games have been designed to be played with full attention in short bursts of time, paused and then repeated. One among these is Clicker Heroes.
There is one major flaw in the game. On one hand, you will get tired of tapping your device screen. At the same time, on the other hand, you will not be able to let go of the game. It is annoying in its addictiveness. Something inside you will keep telling you that there is no point and it is a mere waste of time. Yet, you will find yourself unable to resist the urge to keep playing this one.
The basic idea of the app is quite simple. You keep playing through hundreds of levels, tapping on monsters to kill them and earn gold. This is then used to increase your power and unlock bigger, stronger heroes. The basic rule is quite easy to remember- keep killing monsters and watch your score multiply manifold. Keep causing huge amounts of damage and watch your scores climb higher than ever before. The satisfaction of killing a boss and seeing your score grow is all you need in this game.
Progression is the key to this game. Irrespective of whether it is the beginning of the game or the end, progress is the one and only constant. If you do not make good progress, it is equivalent to losing. All you have to do it tap on a few places on the screen and put in all your energy into this. Channelize all your frustration and anger to cause as much damage as you can. Show your capacity for destruction in this game.
The game has been presented with a set of bright hues that will sure catch your attention. The hues vary from gross to catchy to sweet and more. The backgrounds are also well suited to the heroes, giving the game a complete feel. There are a variety of fascinating monsters that will sure catch your fancy. The design of the game is indeed quite commendable.
The exciting part of the game is that it is available for free download in the App store. It requires iOS 6.0 or higher and 69.5 MB of free space on your device. It has been optimised for the iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. It is compatible with the iPod Touch, iPad and iPhone. It has support for multiple languages including German, Portuguese, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish.If you would like to test your patience and the endurance levels of your loved ones, this game is all you need. Just tap until you destroy all those monsters and have your score touch the roof. Warning: It won’t be long before you get addicted like never before.
Good: Good design, addictive game
Bad: Very addictive game