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Pengo

Genre
Perspective
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
Game Gear
...
3.0
Arcade
...
2.5
Atari 2600
...
3.1
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Description

In Pengo, you must defeat the enemy by pushing ice blocks together to crush them. You also can capture one if they are shocked and dizzy. There is also a time limit to make it a bit more difficult (you must do it in one minute).

Screenshots

Pengo Arcade The maze of ice.
Pengo Atari 2600 Title screen
Pengo Atari 8-bit The screen is cleared of sno-bees
Pengo Atari 5200 Beginning a game

Alternate Titles

  • "Pengo Mobile" -- BlackBerry title
  • "ペンゴ" -- Japanese Spelling

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The Press Says

neXGam Game Gear 2002 7.4 out of 10 74
Génération 4 Game Gear Nov, 1990 7 out of 10 70
The Video Game Critic Atari 2600 Feb 14, 2000 B- 67

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
game entry split required 4 Terok Nor (18320)
Jun 28, 2012

Trivia

The background song of the coin-op version is called "Popcorn". The group that released it originally was called Hot Butter.
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