Review: Stela

October 13, 2019 1 min read

Charles Caleb Colton once said, "Imitation is the sincerest [form] of flattery." Clearly, Mr. Colton never owned iPhone. Since the launch of the App Store, it has become a cesspool of hastily thrown together titles that mimic, rip-off, or straight-up copy those games that have found success on other platforms.

That's the beauty of Apple Arcade. It's allowing mobile developers to create unique experiences without having to rely on gaming the search algorithms to make any money. But just because developers don't have to imitate more well-known games doesn't mean they won't.

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