Skibbereen (VIC-20)

Skibbereen VIC-20 Title screen

MISSING COVER

Genre
Perspective
Gameplay
...
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
...
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

Skibbereen is a Breakout game for two players (Pong with bricks is another way to describe it) based on Irish folklore. Each player uses a paddle to move a bat up and down and uses it to hit a ball. They both have a set of bricks to protect and behind them there is also a pot of gold that is worth extra much when hit. The player that first destroys the opponent's bricks as well as pot of gold will win the game. But to complicate things there are also snakes that at times enter the screen. These have to be avoided since hitting them three times will lead to a game over for both players. The game has nine difficulty levels which differ in the speed of the ball as well as the snakes. The game does not have any AI opponents so it can not be played in single player (unless the player wants to control both paddles).

Screenshots

Skibbereen VIC-20 Breaking some bricks
Skibbereen VIC-20 Title screen
Skibbereen VIC-20 And it looks like we have a winner
Skibbereen VIC-20 And the pot is gone

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

There are no critic reviews for this game.


Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Kabushi (191323) added Skibbereen (VIC-20) on Aug 05, 2015