7 Wonders of the Ancient World (video game)

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7 Wonders of the Ancient World
7 Wonders video game cover art.jpg
Developer(s) Hot Lava Games
Publisher(s) MumboJumbo
Platform(s) Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Windows
Release
Genre(s) Puzzle
Mode(s) Single-player

7 Wonders of the Ancient World is a puzzle video game. It was developed by Hot Lava Games' Russian studio and published by MumboJumbo in February 2007.[1][2][3][4] On April 2, 2009, the PSP version of 7 Wonders of the Ancient World was released on the PlayStation Store.

Gameplay[edit]

Players take the task of reconstructing the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. In each wonder, there are 5 to 7 sub-levels of runes that players switch to form a row of 3 or more runes.
There are two modes of play: Free Play and Quest Modes. In Free Play, players can choose to play any level they have completed in Quest Mode.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
AggregatorScore
GameRankingsDS: 62.17%[5]
PSP: 55.27%[6]
MetacriticDS: 60/100[7]
PSP: 51/100[8]
Review scores
PublicationScore
GameSpotDS: 5/10[9]
PSP: 5.6/10[3]
GameSpy2.5/5 stars[11]
GamesRadar+2.5/5 stars[12]
IGNDS: 6.5/10[1]
PSP: 4.9/10[10]

7 Wonders of the Ancient World received mixed to negative reviews from critics upon release. On Metacritic, the game holds scores of 60/100 for the DS version based on 7 reviews[7], and 51/100 for the PSP version based on 10 reviews.[8] On GameRankings, the game holds scores of 62.17% for the DS version based on 6 reviews[5], and 55.27% for the PSP version based on 11 reviews.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Chris Adams (October 12, 2007). "7 Wonders of the World Review". IGN. Retrieved 18 May 2016. 
  2. ^ Kelvin Tay (October 8, 2007). "7 Wonders: DS review". Thunderbolt. Retrieved 18 May 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Ryan Davis (May 8, 2007). "7 Wonders Review". GameSpot. Retrieved 18 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "7 Wonders of the Ancient World". Nintendo Gamer. July 2008. p. 73. 
  5. ^ a b "7 Wonders of the Ancient World for DS". GameRankings. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  6. ^ a b "7 Wonders of the Ancient World for PSP". GameRankings. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  7. ^ a b "7 Wonders of the Ancient World for DS Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  8. ^ a b "7 Wonders of the Ancient World for PSP Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  9. ^ Davis, Ryan (25 September 2007). "7 Wonders of the Ancient World Review". GameSpot. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  10. ^ Haynes, Jeff (10 December 2007). "7 Wonders Review". IGN. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  11. ^ Stratton, Bryan (29 May 2007). "7 Wonders of the Ancient World". GameSpy. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  12. ^ Patterson, Shane (23 June 2007). "7 Wonders of the Ancient World review". GamesRadar+. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 

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