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Description

Canabalt is a daring escape game set in an industrialized city. Players control a man in a suit who is running from an unknown danger. The only form of interaction provided to the player is jumping to cross gaps and break through glass. It is not possible to control the man's speed. He will keep on running faster until he hits a waste bin or robot to slow down. There is also no ending to the game, as the environments are randomly generated for each playing session. The goal is to cross as large a distance as possible before dying.

Screenshots

Canabalt Commodore 64 Jumping gaps.
Canabalt Android Strange objects can fall from the sky
Canabalt Browser Running on top of a crane.
Canabalt Android Title screen

Promo Images

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Alternate Titles

  • "Canabalt HD" -- Android and Ouya title
  • "C64anabalt" -- Commodore 64 title

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Critic Reviews

Modojo iPhone 2010 4 out of 5 80
TouchGen iPhone Oct 06, 2009 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GamePro (US) iPad Jun 25, 2010 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Pocket Gamer UK iPhone Oct 07, 2009 7 out of 10 70
VideoGamer Android Dec, 2013 14 out of 20 70
VideoGamer iPhone Dec, 2013 14 out of 20 70
VideoGamer iPad Dec, 2013 14 out of 20 70
VictoryGames.pl Browser Apr 22, 2012 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Jeuxvideo.com Android Jun 08, 2012 10 out of 20 50
Jeuxvideo.com PS Vita Jun 13, 2012 9 out of 20 45

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

Canabalt appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

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