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DescriptionBoulder Dash-XL is a single-player, modern take on an old classic. The basic gameplay is still the same, negotiate mazes, collect diamonds and avoid falling rocks. This implementation has five modes of play:
- Arcade Mode: Playing against the clock the player collects diamonds and gets to the exit as fast as possible. They have a target number of diamonds to collect and thus have the option of taking longer but collecting more diamonds or finishing faster and getting a bigger time bonus. There are one hundred levels in this mode.
- Zen Mode: Basically this is the same as Arcade mode but there's no time limit 'so the player can refine their strategy with no pressure'.
- Puzzle Mode: This consists of twenty five smaller levels where the emphasis is on thought and planning rather than speed.
- Retro Mode: A further twenty five levels using '3D interpretations of the original bitmap graphics'.
- Score Attack: Four special caves where the exit opens early so there's a bigger bonus to be had for completing early.
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- "Boulder Dash-XL 3D" -- Nintendo 3DS title
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- Boulder Dash-XL (official website)
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