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Despicable Me for Android

By AppliSquare Free Editors' Rating

Editors' Review

Download.com Staff Aug 21, 2013

Despicable Me offers all you need in a fun running game: gorgeous graphics, tons of power-ups, and plenty of challenges. For more experienced gamers this game may seem very, very similar to Subway Surfers, even down to the power-ups. Still, if you love the movie and its silly minion characters, you'll probably adore this game.

This running game makes you swipe and tap your screen to make your character dodge obstacles. If you've even played Temple Run or Subway Surfers, this game will be a piece of cake -- it's designed for kids, after all. In this one, you take control of a little yellow Minion from the movie Despicable Me. Many of the movie's other characters pop up, and the voices and sound effects are spot on for the most part. In fact, the game's biggest strengths are its smooth graphics and detailed rendering. The characters and landscape really pop off of your screen and look fantastic, especially when the game changes camera angles in the middle of your run. Since the game is relatively easy, it's not too difficult to stock up on power-ups and complete the game's numerous achievements. Though it doesn't take long to download from Google Play, you'll have to go through two other loading sequences, which take minutes to set up.

The game takes a lot of cues from other running games, but there's a reason those are so popular. This one is just as fun, especially if you're already a fan of the films. Even if you're not, you'll really marvel at how stylish and sleek this freebie is. Despicable Me is one of the best-looking games you'll find for your Android, and your kids will love it.

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Release May 10, 2016
Date Added May 10, 2016

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Operating Systems Android
Additional Requirements None

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Total Downloads 1,083
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Developer's Description

Experience the brand-new Despicable Me: Minion Rush. Gru's loyal yellow mischievous Minions are ready for their tastiest challenge yet: Collecting exotic fruits to make yummy jelly. Jump, roll, dodge and scramble against others in fun, fast-paced missions. ALL THE FUN AND ANTICS OF DESPICABLE ME. Enjoy unpredictably hilarious Minion moments. Perform despicable acts through hundreds of missions. Run through iconic locations that are full of surprises, secrets and tricky obstacles: Gru's Lab, Gru's Residential Area, El Macho's Lair, Minion Beach and Super Silly Fun Land from Despicable Me. Customize your Minion with unique costumes, weapons, and power-ups. Battle Vector, El Macho, the Villaintriloquist and all the new villains exclusively created for the game. Race against other players' Minions in Minion Races modeAN INNOVATIVE AND ORIGINAL GAME. Encounter secret areas, unique boss fights and amazing power-ups. Experience custom animation and voice-overs, and state-of-the-art 3D graphics. Enjoy multiple dynamic camera angles. Engage in various bonus gameplay modes: > Destroy things as Mega Minion > Collect bananas while riding the Fluffy Unicorn > Hang on to Gru's Rocket for the ride of your life > Unlock a new Power-Up and get ready for a Mission to the Moon. Have fun with your friends. See their best scores during your run, send them funny Minion taunts and challenges to show them who's going to win Minion of the Year. You can download and play this game for free. Please be informed that it also allows you to play using virtual currency, which can be acquired as you progress through the game, or by deciding to watch certain advertisements, or by paying with real money. Purchases of virtual currency using real money are performed using a credit card, or other form of payment associated with your account, and are activated when you input your Google Play account password, without the need to re-enter your credit card number or PIN. In-app purchases can be restricted by adjusting the authentication settings within your Play Store settings (Google Play Store Home > Settings > Require authentication for purchases) and setting up a password for each purchase / Every 30 minutes or Never. Disabling password protection may result in unauthorized purchases. We strongly encourage you to keep password protection turned on if you have children or if others could have access to your device. This game contains advertising for Gameloft's products or some third parties which will redirect you to a third-party site. You can disable your device's ad identifier being used for interest-based advertising in the settings menu of your device. This option can be found in the Settings app > Accounts (Personal) > Google > Ads (Settings and Privacy) > Opt out of interest-based ads. Certain aspects of this game will require the player to connect to the Internet. _Visit our official site at http://www.gameloft.comFollow us on Twitter at http://glft. co/GameloftonTwitter or like us on Facebook at http:// Facebook.com/Gameloft to get more info about all our upcoming titles. Discover our blog at http://glft. co/Gameloft_Official_Blog for the inside scoop on everything Gameloft. Privacy Policy: http://www.gameloft.com/privacy-notice/Terms of Use: http://www.gameloft.com/conditions/End User License Agreement: http://www.gameloft.com/eula/.
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