Krakout

Krakout

Arkanoid-style Breakout clone, which unlike most other similar games has the bat on the side of the screen (there is a left/right option) instead of at the bottom. There are 100 screens to be conquered. There are a number of types of special...

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Name Krakout
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Platform Commodore 64
Release Date 1987
Game Type Released
ESRB Not Rated
Developers Andrew Green
Publishers Gremlin Graphics Software
Genres Action
Max Players 1
Cooperative No
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Community Rating: 4.5
Total Votes: 4
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krakout
Video Link https://youtu.be/PQZtK-pRk88
Overview
Arkanoid-style Breakout clone, which unlike most other similar games has the bat on the side of the screen (there is a left/right option) instead of at the bottom. There are 100 screens to be conquered. There are a number of types of special bricks, but unlike e.g. Arkanoid, they do not fall towards the bat. Instead, when you hit a special brick, it flips to show a letter. E.g. E (Extend bat), C (Catch ball), M (Missile), B (Bomb, explodes when hit by ball, clearing a number of bricks) and X (Extra life). Extra lives are also awarded when the player scores 10,000 points. The enemies/obstacles are more varied than in Arkanoid. Some make the bat freeze, some actually chew and eat your ball and spit out the core back at you!
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