Dan the Man: Action Platformer

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    Dan the Man: Action Platformer

    by: 483.8K 8.5

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    Dan the Man: Action Platformer's review

    Published: 2016-12-22, by .

    Harking back to old-school platforming fun, Dan the Man brings excellent gameplay

    • Great platforming action
    • Familiar and accessible gameplay
    • Simple, fun, challenging, and very addicting
    • Great sound
    • Pushes you to spend real money
    • Ads

    "Dan, please save the day"


    Dan The Man, from the creators of mega hit mobile games Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride, brings old school platform gaming with newer 2D mobile graphics straight to your device. You’ll choose which main character you want to play, and using the on-screen buttons, you’ll punch, kick, and shoot your way through different levels, jumping over obstacles like bridges, water, and always staying mindful of your limited health bar. The main objective? Save the villagers from the oppressive king and his evil cronies. How far will you go in this platformer to save the day?


    It’s difficult to find flaws in Dan The Man, as the game is packed full of great platforming action, accessible controls, simple yet fun and addicting gameplay, and great sound, making for a mobile game you won’t quickly put down.


    Yes, there are ads, and yes, there a ton of in-app purchases which will quickly add up, so be prepared to bear through the push to purchase content.

    Tags: dan the man action platformer

    Daniel Adrian Sanchez

    by Daniel Adrian Sanchez

    Dec 22, 2016


    With more than 10 MILLION installs and growing each day, it’s easy to see why Dan the Man has been awarded as one of the “Best of Games for 2016” across the major mobile platforms!

    This legendary game dials back to gaming’s retro roots to bring you an action platformer brawler that you’d swear you’ve played in the old arcade! So download now and take control of the legendary (and often inappropriate hero) … Dan the Man!

    With a cracking funny story, awesome upgradeable fighting skills and an epic arsenal of weapons that will make even the most heroic of heroes envious, Dan The Man's arcade fight fest has enough enemies and boss fights to satisfy every hardcore gamer.

    Are you READY for this?
    - Robo-bosses that will test their metal against your mettle!
    - Upgradable weapons and abilities that will help you put the *smack* in smackdown!
    - Customise your own character, or play as Dan, super girl Josie or Barry Steakfries! (IAP)
    - Story Modes, Endless Survival and Battle Mode. Choose your mode of challenge!
    - Secret Areas, unlockable costumes and Daily events to keep you on your toes!
    - Retro style controls in the palm of your hands, with support for gamepads!

    What are you waiting for? Join the epicness! Be legendary! PLAY NOW!


    Catch up on the story before you play the game! Watch each stage of the web series:


    This game contains optional in-app purchases. You can disable this feature in the settings menu of your device.

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    Permissions used in the game:

    - Check your network, WIFI and Internet availability:
    Ensures your game is kept up to date, give you access to online/cloud save options and serve ads where applicable.

    - Avoid the device falls asleep:
    This prevents the device from going into a sleep state while the game is active.

    - Allow IAP items purchases:
    This allows you to make purchases from our in-game store.

    - Receive push notifications:
    Gives us authorization to send you messages and notifications for events, features, etc.

    - Write External Storage:
    Dan the man needs access to the file system to run properly.

    - VIBRATE:
    Dan the Man needs access to the vibrator to run properly.

    - Bind_Get_Install_Referrer_Service:
    Used to track and measure Dan the Man application installations.

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