Zoop (DOS)

Zoop DOS Title screen

MISSING COVER

64
Critic Score
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4.2
User Score
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Description

Zoop is a fast-paced puzzle game in which the player eliminates colored shapes that are approaching his alter ego, another colored shape, before they reach the top, somewhat similarly to Tetris.

In order to eliminate the other shapes, you must point your piece at it and 'fire'. If the shape is the same color as your piece, the shape is eliminated, as well as all of the shapes of the same color behind it, until your piece hits a piece of a different color. If the shape is of a different color, or it is hit when collecting a line of similar shapes, your piece exchanges colors with the shape.

Screenshots

Zoop DOS Zapping a shape. The colour of the beam matches the colour of the piece being launched
Zoop DOS The shareware game ends with this nag screen
Zoop DOS After losing the player is presented with some helpful hints
Zoop DOS When the objects make it to the platform the player's craft / ship / gun / zoop or whatever the triangular thing is called, explodes

Alternate Titles

  • "ズープ" -- Japanese spelling

User Reviews

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Critic Reviews

Entertainment Weekly Nov 10, 1995 A- 91
Joystick (French) Dec, 1995 75 out of 100 75
PC Player (Germany) Nov, 1995 71 out of 100 71
GameSpot May 01, 1996 7 out of 10 70
High Score Feb, 1996 3 out of 5 60
Power Play Dec, 1995 52 out of 100 52
PC Games (Germany) Nov, 1995 51 out of 100 51
PC Joker Dec, 1995 44 out of 100 44

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Awards

  • Power Play
    • Issue 02/1996 – Biggest Hype in 1995

Kardboard2na (19) added Zoop (DOS) on Apr 06, 2003
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