Art Style: Penta Tentacles

Art Style: Penta Tentacles

2010

System
WiiWare
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
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8.3

Game Rating

User Ratings: 3

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Also Known As
Art Style: Rotozoa (US title)
Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Action
Release Date

WiiWare

  • 21st Jun 2010, 600 points (USA)
  • 28th May 2010, 600 points (UK/EU)
  • 18th Oct 2011 (JPN)
Series
Art Style

Screenshots (10)

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Art Style: Penta Tentacles Screenshot
Art Style: Penta Tentacles Screenshot
Art Style: Penta Tentacles Screenshot
Art Style: Penta Tentacles Screenshot
Art Style: Penta Tentacles Screenshot
Art Style: Penta Tentacles Screenshot

Reviews

  • 46

    WiiWare

    Review Art Style: Penta Tentacles

    Tentacular spectacular

    The Art Style series certainly stands out as one of the safer bets in Nintendo's stable of downloadable software. These are puzzle games with a minimalist aesthetic and focus on simple gameplay; it's like the Tate Modern of gaming only with content and a price point that's accessible by everyone. Though given an unfortunate...

About The Game

Take an unusual journey into a microscopic world in this unique action game from the genre-redefining Art Style series.

As a tiny tentacled organism, you have one simple purpose: to grow. Swim through the primordial ooze, using your tentacles to absorb other organisms whose colour matches that of each tentacle. Match the colours correctly and the tentacle grows; mismatch and you lose a life – and some of your tentacle.

Control your organism by simply spinning your way through the ooze; however keep a close eye on your flailing tentacles to avoid absorbing the wrong colour of organisms around you.