Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (GBA)

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (GBA)

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (GBA)

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Upon reaching Hogwarts, the trio follow the events of the novel, and learn magic by attending classes. Overall Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone for the Game Boy Advance is a less than enjoyable experience as its gameplay can be likened to a frustrating and almost broken puzzle platformer. Electronic Arts, EA, EA GAMES and the EA GAMES logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. Unique to this Harry Potter game, all characters have their own unique quotes for whenever they get hit by a spell. As you progress through the game (and the story), you learn new spells and find hidden items like Bertie Botts beans and wizard cards.

He is rescued by a centaur, who explains that unicorn's blood can maintain the life of someone close to death, and Harry realizes that the figure is his parents' killer, Lord Voldemort. Chris Baker of Electronic Gaming Monthly cited the delay in Harry's spells as a mark of unresponsive controls, [15] and Skyler Miller of AllGame felt that it rendered combat "more of an annoyance than a sincere challenge".The Game Boy Advance version, along with the Game Boy Color and PlayStation versions, was designed with input from Harry Potter author J. Many of the dungeons are irritatingly laid out or disorientating, and being sent back to the start happens far too often.

Tim Wapshott of The Times gave the game a score of four stars out of five and stated, "The game remains faithful to the spirit of the book, but it is perhaps a little too linear and predictable. If anyone can tell me how to finish the task please tell me because I can't bear trying any more, and the game is now gathering dust. The Game Boy Advance version of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was developed by Griptonite Games, [9] under the creative direction of Phil Trumbo and with J. The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. The Game Boy Advance version was released simultaneously with the PlayStation and Game Boy Color versions and received mixed reviews from critics.While the visuals and faithfulness to the novel were praised, the gameplay was criticized as shallow and repetitive. As with the Playstation version of the game, the story skips straight to Hogwarts, giving a storyboard version of the first third of the book. The Game Boy Advance release played as a traditional Role playing game, similar to games like Dragon Quest.

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