DescriptionYou play as one of four monkeys, each one trapped inside a transparent ball. You are tasked with completing various objectives by tilting the game level, resulting in your monkey "rolling" forward or backward. There are 100 stages, ranging from easy to impossible.
There are also various mini-games for you to unlock, such as Monkey Billiards and Monkey Bowling.
- "スーパーモンキーボール" -- Japanese spelling
Part of the Following Groups
|Sega bring us yet another brilliantly playable and original arcade game.||Sycada (175)|
|Great multiplayer game, lacks story||Da-Flea (27)|
The Press Says
|Nintendo Life||Jan 02, 2006||90|
|Gamesmania||May 05, 2002||88 out of 100||88|
|Game Informer Magazine||Nov, 2001||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Edutaining Kids||Apr, 2002||B+||83|
|Game Revolution||Nov, 2001||B+||83|
|Press Start Online||Jul 15, 2006||16 out of 20||80|
|Game Informer Magazine||Nov, 2001||7.75 out of 10||78|
|Retroage||Nov 13, 2009||7.7 out of 10||77|
|Nintendo Difference||Dec 11, 2001||15 out of 20||75|
|Jeuxvideo.com||Jun 04, 2002||15 out of 20||75|
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1001 Video GamesSuper Monkey Ball appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
BananasThe developers of Super Monkey Ball actually licensed the logo for Dole bananas for the bananas in game.
Product codesFor the Japanese and German releases of the game, a game media product code normally used for multi-disc games was used.
- 2001 – GameCube Action Game of the Year