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The Golden Compass on the XBox 360 is an inessential curio

Advantages: Fun Alethiometer puzzles, a chance to see more of Lyra's world
Disadvantages: Frustrating gameplay, unexceptional graphics

...This is a computer game based on the film and book “The Golden Compass”. On an alternative version of Earth, guide young Lyra and her polar bear friend Iorek on a quest which takes them from the dreaming spires of Oxford, across the sea to the snowy waste ...

gazhack 07.05.2011 · Read full review
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Cheap Achievements - Bigger Gamerscore

Advantages: Cheap, Easy achievements
Disadvantages: Poor graphics, limited game play

The Golden Compass is nothing other than one of those games that you buy if you see it in a bargain bin for a coupla quid, or in tesco like I did, boxed and sealed for £1! The worst thing is that even at that price its still disappointing when you put it ...

kofigc 16.10.2009 · Read full review
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Golden Compass for Xbox 360

Advantages: Fun and interactive
Disadvantages: Tricky in places and relatively poor graphics

...Fun game, a little frustrating at times, but what game isn't! Graphics aren't as good as other Xbox 360 games but they're not horrendous. The plot doesn't follow the film or the book all that well but it's a nice tame game to enjoy. You control Lyra most ...

marief70 16.06.2008 · Read full review
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An easy gamerscore game if you like collecting lots of stuff.

Advantages: Easy to play, great for young gamers.
Disadvantages: A little bit short unless you are going for everything.

...Yes believe me this was an irritating purchase for me as the game involves collecting lots of things if I wanted to gain every achievement and that was even more annoying when I had a glitch (I think that was what it was) anyway it was still a good game. ...

jb0077 24.05.2015 · Read full review
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