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Meteos (Nintendo DS)

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User Score
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1001 Video Games

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


Tetsuya Mizuguchi, Meteos' producer, also produced Lumines, a Sony PSP game that is commonly held to be Meteos' most direct competitor.


Producer Tetsuya Mizuguchi claimed to have been inspired by a myriad of pop culture monoliths during the game's production, including the television program "24" and the classic arcade game Missile Command.

Digital distribution

The first Nintendo DS game to be distributed wirelessly through proprietary download stations (a centerpiece of Nintendo's strategy at the E3 2005 expo) was the playable demo of Meteos.


  • 4Players
    • 2005 – Best Puzzle Game of the Year
  • GameSpy
    • 2005 – Nintendo DS Puzzle Game of the Year

Contributed by traut. (11) on Jul 04, 2005. [revised by : Patrick Bregger (142842) and --x-- (58546)]. -- edit trivia