Breakout 2000 Reviews (Jaguar)

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User Score
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User Reviews

A very good 3D update to the classic BREAKOUT game! Bruce Clarke (72) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars

Our Users Say

Category Description User Score
AI How smart (or dumb) you perceive the game's artificial intelligence to be 3.6
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 4.0
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 3.8
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 4.0
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 3.0
Overall User Score (5 votes) 3.7

Critic Reviews

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ST-Computer (Mar, 1997)
Die 2000er-Bezeichnungen für Jaguar-Spiele scheinen sehr beliebt zu sein, denn nach Temperst 2000 und Defender 2000 gibt es nun endlich auch eine zukunftsweisende Variante des Klassikers Breakout.
GamePro (US) (Dec, 1998)
The original Breakout (included on this cart) was great in its day, and Breakout 2000 is good now for two players, offering low-key broad-appeal fun.
neXGam (1996)
Breakout ist das typische 5 Minuten Spiel. Das simple Prinzip fesselt kurzzeitig kann aber auf Dauer nur Highscore Jäger in seinen Bann ziehen. Die Umsetzung ist ansich gut gelungen, hat aber so ihre Macken. Die neue Perspektive bringt zudem Vorteile im Bereich Leveldesign, aber leider auch Nachteile bei der Übersicht mit sich. Ein nettes Spiel aber leider weit von der Klasse eines Tempest 2000 entfernt.
myatari (Dec, 2000)
For players who want seat-of-the-pants excitement and nonstop action, Breakout 2000 is not for them. Rather, this title is best suited for those who are looking for a game to relax with, an oasis of calm amid the seas of fighting, racing, and shooting titles. While graphics and sound are nothing to get excited over, they are not bad, and the two-player mode will prove entertaining for a while, at least.