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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

The official game for the cult comedy hit manages to bring back some great memories, but the gameplay is simply not up to snuff.

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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

As you start a minigame, you'll get three stills from the movie to show you which scene you are about to play.

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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

Right before playing a minigame, you get directions for how to succeed.

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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

The simple cartoonlike graphics are definitely charming, but the gameplay is pretty basic.

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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

The Cliffs of Insanity has you tapping to climb the rope and tilting your phone to avoid obstacles. One hit and you'll need to start over.

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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

The Battle of Steel is the game's rendition of Westley and Inigo's early sword fight, but it's really like a more simple version of Fruit Ninja.

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The Princess Bride - The Official Game

Stills from the movie

How to play

Good-looking art style

Climbing the cliffs

Sword ninja?

Collecting quotes

As you progress, you'll unlock awards that let you play audio quotes from the movie like a sort of soundboard.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Screenshot by Jason Parker/CNET
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