The highly anticipated family comedy The Smurfs 2 is now a video game! The evil wizard Gargamel has created the Naughties, who kidnap Smurfette from Smurfs Village and imprison her in Paris. It's now up to the Smurfs to travel from the Enchanted Forest, through the busy streets of New York, into Paris, and everywhere in between to save the day and bring Smurfette home safe!
My childhood obsession made a comeback in 2011 when Sony Pictures Animation reimagined The Smurfs franchise. Granted, the reimagining wasn't exactly what I had in mind, but it was decent enough to warrant a sequel. Like most movies these days, it comes with a video game tie-in, but this one surprisingly works well as its own game. The Smurfs 2 game is a simplistic platformer developed by Ubisoft and WayForward Technologies. It's clearly meant for a younger, more casual audience; on that merit, The Smurfs 2 video game holds up quite well. It definitely won't pose challenge to you expert platformers out there, but it does offer children and fans of The Smurfs franchise a charming alternative way to experience the adventure. The game follows along closely with the... Read Review